Education Assistant Volunteer

Iver Environment Centre

Iver, Buckinghamshire

Volunteer • Part Time [email protected] 01895270730 Katy Barton

Sectors: environmental education

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

We're looking for keen educator to provide support with education at Iver Environment Centre (IEC) on a flexible day to day basis. 

Main Tasks:

Assisting with educational activities at Iver Environment Centre (school visits, children’s activities, family learning, adult learning and birthday parties). This may include, but is not limited to;

  • Handing out resources
  • Preparing and setting up equipment
  • Welcoming people, directing them and answering questions
  • Teaching or demonstrating activities (dependant on individual)
  • Tidying, cleaning and washing up
  • Inspiring visitors with enthusiasm for the natural world
  • Manning our pop up café/shop
  • Ensuring a fantastic experience for visitors to our site

Devising online activities and resources

Representing IEC at events such as festivals – manning a stall with fun activities to raise awareness

Ensuring our site is safe and welcoming for visitors

Other Tasks:

  • To represent Iver Environment Centre with the highest standards of professionalism and grace
  • To adhere to all the policies and procedures of the organisation
  • To commit to Continual Professional Development and undertake all training and development deemed necessary for the pursuance of the post

Skills/ Experience Required:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrable commitment to equal opportunities
  • Ecological awareness or willingness to learn
  • Experience working with children (preferred)
  • An interest in the aims of Iver Environment Centre

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