Learning Officer
Ref: LO(2019)/SL

WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
£20,545 per annum
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
37.5 hours per week, 5 days from 7 including weekends, bank holidays and occasional evenings
Job advert

The Learning team at WWT Slimbridge has an excellent reputation for its outdoor, enquiry based, interactive learning sessions. Coupled with the Centre’s 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 development, delivery and evaluation of our varied learning sessions. You will also assist with the development, delivery and evaluation of Centre’s informal learning events calendar during weekends and school holidays.

Other duties include taking and managing bookings, assisting with pre-visits and teacher taster events, facilitating the Centre’s work experience and Duke of Edinburgh Bronze award programmes and carrying out simple maintenance tasks within learning areas across the Centre.

The successful candidate should have the ability to communicate with people at all levels, knowledge of natural history / environmental / conservation issues and experience of delivering formal learning sessions is desirable. Please note that regular weekend working and bank holidays are a requirement of this role.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free entry to all our centres

Interview Date: Wednesday 6th November

Appointment to this position is subject to the successful candidate receiving an enhanced disclosure and barred list check (child).
WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.


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