Schools Leader

  • Location: Seven Sisters Beach and Friston Forest
  • Actual Salary: £12.85 per hour pay
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Zero hours, term time only
  • Closing Date: Tuesday 25 February 2020 - 9am
  • Interview Date: Tuesday 3 March 2020 at Seven Sisters Country Park

The Sussex Wildlife Trust

Sussex Wildlife Trust is a conservation charity for everyone who cares about nature in Sussex. We focus on protecting the wonderfully rich natural life that is found across our towns, countryside and coast.  By working alongside local people we create opportunities for us all to connect with nature and for nature to thrive in even the most unlikely places.  Together we can make sure that future generations living in Sussex will be able to enjoy the sense of wonder and well-being that nature offers.

The Role

Sussex Wildlife Trust Education Centre at Seven Sisters / Friston Forest is a busy and exciting facility with daily school visits and a varied programme of environmental education days aimed at groups from Early Years to 6th Form College students.

We are looking for dynamic individuals to deliver our field trips, alongside our team, during our busy Spring/Summer programme. Qualifications (PGCE) or Substantial experience in River Ecology, Coastal processes, Forest School or teaching would be an advantage.

This is a fun but challenging role in a stunning location and an excellent way to gain experience in environmental education as well as help the Sussex Wildlife Trust enthuse young people in connecting with nature. A good level of fitness is required.

The Person

We are looking for dynamic individuals to deliver our field trips, alongside our team, during our busy Spring/Summer programme. Experience or enthusiasm in River Ecology, Coastal processes, Forest School or teaching would be an advantage.

Benefits

This role offers Employee Assistance Scheme and the opportunity to help the Sussex Wildlife Trust make a real difference.