Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

Environmental Education Officer (Windsor Great Park)

Salary: £24,700 - £26,000 starting salary, dependent on experience

Contract: Fixed Term, five years (December 2021 – December 2026)

Based: Windsor Great Park, Windsor; and Woolley Firs, Maidenhead

BBOWT and The Crown Estate have partnered to provide a centre for environmental education within Windsor Great Park. Based for most of the year within the heart of this beautiful and historic Park, this role entails working with children from pre-school age up to 16 years and their families to deliver inspiring activities that promote pro-conservation behaviours. In addition, managing an Education Support Assistant, the successful candidate will lead on the development of courses for adults and a Forest School facility.

We are looking for an outgoing, knowledgeable educator with superlative communication skills, at least three years’ experience delivering environmental education activities (to pre-school and Primary-aged children), experience working with 11-16 years and an excellent knowledge of wildlife and habitats.

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

This post will be DBS checked at enhanced level. A criminal conviction will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining the position. BBOWT will not unfairly discriminate on the basis of criminal convictions. BBOWT’s policy regarding this matter and the Disclosure and Barring Service Code of Practice are available on request.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Friday 8th October 2021.

Interviews will be held on Zoom on Monday 18th October 2021 and then, for selected candidates, at The Crown Estate Offices, Windsor Great Park on Monday 25th October 2021

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxon OX4 4XT

Registered Charity No. 204330

Logo: The Crown Estate

Closing Date: 08/10/2021  Location: Windsor Great Park, Windsor; and Woolley Firs, Maidenhead

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