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The Royal Parks

Community Learning Officer (Maternity Cover)

Community Learning Officer (Maternity Cover)

The LookOut, Hyde Park, London (with travel to all parks)

About Us

Created in March 2017, The Royal Parks is a charity that supports and manages 5,000 acres of historic parkland across London.

We are now seeking a Community Learning Officer to join our team based at our LookOut Discovery Centre in Hyde Park, London on a seven month fixed-term contract, to cover a period of maternity leave.

The Benefits

- £27,801 - £32,000 per annum, depending on experience

- Pension scheme

- 26 days' holiday per annum plus public holidays

- Healthcare plan

The Role

Working closely with the other members of the Learning Team, you will provide cover for a longstanding colleague who is on maternity leave. You will lead sessions and activities in the park and occasionally online for family and adult groups, considering the ages, background and ability of each audience. You will also co-ordinate our busy public programme and specific projects with guidance from the Learning Manager.

About You

The ideal candidate will be passionate and knowledgeable about engaging children and adults with British wildlife, natural heritage and the environment. With proven experience of outdoor learning, you will have enthusiasm and curiosity for the diverse environments, rich heritage and present-day role of the Royal Parks in London. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must, as well as being able to deliver engaging sessions. 

The Royal Parks is an equal opportunities employer, values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

To Apply

If you’re seeking your next challenge as a Community Learning Officer, please apply via the button shown, where you will be asked to complete the application form detailing how your skills and experience meet key essential competencies in the person specification. You will also be required to upload a copy of your CV.

The closing date for applications is the 23rd January 2022.

Other organisations may call this role Community Education Officer, Community Education Coordinator, Education Officer, or Community Programmes Co-ordinator.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.


Closing Date: 23/01/2022  Location: London

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