Outdoor Education and Engagement Assistant

Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust

Torbay, Devon

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.countryside-trust.org.uk info@countryside-trust.org.uk 01803 520022 Julia Tucker

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Thursday, 28th February 2019  

We are looking for an enthusiastic Outdoor Education Assistant with flair, imagination and a passion for the natural environment to work with our Environmental Education Team. 

Are you looking for an interesting and varied role? 

We need someone to oversee administration, planning and delivery of residential visits to Warren Barn, our residential camping barn. Other tasks will include helping to plan and deliver a programme of engaging public events; helping to run school visits e.g. farm visits, forest school activities and rockpool rambles; helping to deliver children’s birthday parties, residential stays, and cookery school events and looking after the animals on our small holding when required. Assisting with the booking and administration of the events and with the running of a large and diverse site. You will need good communication and interpersonal skills and a flexible approach to working. 

Experience of working with children would be an advantage.

You will be based at Occombe Farm but will also work at our other sites. 

Applicants will be subject to a DBS check.

Download a job description and application form using the link below or call 01803 520022 for more information.

Closing date: 28th February 2019
Interviews: Thursday 7th March 2019
Start: As soon as possible but by first week of April 2019

Terms: Fixed term contract April - November 1st. 30 hours per week Monday - Thursday (to include some weekends).

Please mention environmentjob.co.uk when responding to this ad.