Casual Learning Assistant
Ref: LA/Cas(2022)MM

Location
WWT Martin Mere
Department
Learning
Salary
£9.36 per hour
Position type
Casual
Working pattern
Various hours to be worked on an ad-hoc basis, February to July and September to November
Job advert

WWT Martin Mere has an excellent reputation for its outdoor, enquiry based, interactive learning sessions. Coupled with the centre’s exciting populations of birds, visits are memorable, enjoyable and support the school curriculum in many areas. As part of the team, you will assist with the preparation, delivery and monitoring of guided learning sessions for primary school groups (KS1 and KS2).

Other duties include taking and managing bookings, assisting with teacher pre-visits, helping to create and maintain educational props, equipment and habitats and carrying out simple maintenance tasks within habitat areas used for learning activities.

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

Closing Date: Friday 11th February

Interviews will be held in the last week of February.

Job description
Casual_Learning_Assistant_Vacancy_2022.pdf
Closing Date
11/02/2022

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

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