This is an apprenticeship type role
At our Field Studies Council locations across England
£20,378 per annum + excellent benefits!
37.5 hours per week
14 month Fixed Term Contract: 14 August 2023 - October 2024
Accommodation available (subject to availability)
Join our team and love where you work!
What does a Trainee Tutor opportunity involve?
Our Trainee tutors are welcomed onto our Graduate Development Programme which is designed to prepare individuals with the skills and attributes to become Outdoor Education Tutors. During the programme each Trainee Tutor will work towards a nationally recognised Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeship qualification.
Alongside your studies, you will build experience working with primary and secondary schools to deliver curriculum-linked activities that will increase students understanding of nature and the environment. Following successful completion of this programme, more than 80% of our apprentice tutors go on to be employed as permanent tutors with the Field Studies Council!
What will you gain?
The opportunity to be based in a couple of different Field Studies Council locations during your time with us – each centre has a unique learning experience to offer you and those you deliver learning experiences to
The opportunity to learn alongside experienced teams as well as your fellow cohort of Trainee Tutors, building an invaluable network of professional contacts along the way
Where will you be based?
You will work and learn alongside our education teams of likeminded people who have a great team ethic at our Field Studies Council centres in England.
Each centre is set in a beautiful and unique locations close to amazing fieldwork sites! You can find out more about them here
A condition of the apprenticeship is that half of the time is spent in England, but we will look to develop your skills and experience across the organisation where appropriate. While we will ask your preference on where you would like to be based and take this into consideration, we will ultimately look to place you at a centre according to our business needs and your development objectives, so your placement location can’t be guaranteed. There will also likely to be the need to move to another one of our locations at some point in the duration of your fixed term contract. This will allow you to learn alongside a different and experienced team while also gaining that essential experience in diverse outdoor environments.
Who we are looking for:
We are looking for individuals who are educated to degree level in Science, Geography, Environmental Studies or a closely allied discipline. In addition, you’ll have:
Does this sound like something you would love to do?
Come and be part of the team! We look forward to your application.
For a more detailed understanding of what this opportunity comprises, please refer to the vacancy pack attached to this advert.
If you have any queries regarding this programme, please contact Nick Lapthorn (Head of Education and Operation) via email at email@example.com
The closing date for receipt of your completed application is 12 midnight on 12th June 2023.
We want to create a world where everyone feels connected to the environment so they can enjoy the benefits it gives and make choices that help protect it.
As an Investors in People charity, we realise that to achieve our vision we need diverse teams of staff who have a wide range of skills, a real passion for the work of the charity and pride in their role within it. No matter what role you perform at the FSC, everyone can make a difference and every role is vital to delivering our mission and vision…if this inspires you, we would love to hear from you.
Closing Date: 12/06/2023 Location: At our Field Studies Council locations across England
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