Learning Assistant (Casual)
Ref: LA(casual19)/MM

WWT Martin Mere
£8.60 - £8.78 per hour
Position type
Working pattern
Various hours to be worked on an ad-hoc basis, in June and July only
Job advert

The Learning team at WWT Martin Mere has an excellent reputation for its outdoor, enquiry based, interactive learning sessions. Coupled with the Centres renowned collection of birds, mammals and amphibians, visits are even more memorable, enjoyable and educationally sound. As part of the team you will assist with the preparation and delivery of guided learning sessions for primary school groups and help with family events and group bookings.

Other duties include taking and managing bookings, assisting with pre-visits, helping to create and maintain educational props, equipment and habitats and carrying out simple maintenance tasks within learning areas across the Centre.

You will need to have experience of working with primary age children in a school setting and experience of environmental education. Some administrative experience would also be an advantage.

The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites over a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.

Please note that if you are applying for the above position you must be legally eligible to work in the UK and be able to provide documents at interview stage to confirm this.

To apply please submit a covering letter and CV to Chris Whitehead, Learning Manager, at chris.whitehead@wwt.org.uk or by post to Chris Whitehead, WWT Martin Mere, Fish Lane, Burscough, Lancashire L40 0TA

Interviews will be held in the first week of May.

Closing Date

Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications

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