Schools Officer

Ocean Conservation Trust

Plymouth, Devon
£20,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.national-aquarium.co.uk stu.higgs@oceanconservationtrust.org 01752 275 232 Stu Higgs

Sectors: environmental education, marine conservation

Closing date: Monday, 16th December 2019  


Schools Officer

£20K pa

The Ocean Conservation Trust is a Charity that owns the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth. Our mission is “Connecting us with our Oceans” and we have been connecting people with the Ocean for over 20 years. Each year our Schools Team work with 30,000 students through the Ocean Conservation Trust Learning Programme.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Schools Officer to join our team. You will be responsible for assisting with the planning, delivery and evaluation of the OCT Learning Programme as well as developing new approaches to teaching with an appreciation of the National Curriculum.

The successful candidate will ideally have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with primary school aged children with at least one-year teaching in environmental or other informal education.

We are looking for someone who is a good team player, is passionate about both education and the environment with a positive outlook.

This role is full-time working 37.5 hours per week. For more information please visit our website where you can find the Job Description and Person Specification. https://www.national-aquarium....

To apply: CV, Covering Letter, Application form

Please email Stu Higgs, Schools Programme Manager stu.higgs@oceanconservationtrust.org

Closing Date: 16th December 2019. Interviews will be held Fri 3rd - Tues 7th January.

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

The National Marine Aquarium Limited welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Only candidates invited for interview will be contacted.


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