Education Officer (Forest School)
21-28 hours a week
Fixed term role from March 2020 until end of December 2020, with likelihood of extension.
How to apply
To apply, please download an application form below and return either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Azrin Alimahomed, Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust, The Old Mill, 9 Soar Lane, Leicester, LE3 5DE.
You will plan and prepare resources for, and deliver Forest School sessions with school groups, home educated groups, nursery/preschool groups and parent groups in Leicester.
This will involve:
- Meeting with school staff and pupils in advance of the sessions
- Helping to co-ordinate a parents session
- Running a school assembly
- Communicating with parents about the sessions
- Assisting with press and publicity work
- Photo documenting the sessions
- Evaluating the programme
- Carrying out any associated administration
The role would also involve supporting the Trust’s Senior Education Officer in respect of:
Outreach Education Programmes
Preparation and delivery of Woodland Workshops and/or Forest School taster sessions either in school grounds or in other woodland settings.
Assisting with the delivery of national engagement campaigns including Wild about Gardens, Marine Week and 30 Days Wild and assisting with and at events family events, with support from LRWT colleagues.
Flexible working will be required to include evenings and weekends.
If you have any questions or require further information about the post, please contact Martha Rose, Senior Education Officer on email@example.com or call 0116 248 7356