CJS Online: Environmental and Outdoor Education

 

A rolling list of vacancies, updated every weekday. Adverts are listed in chronological order, most recent at the top.


Environmental and Outdoor Education vacancies: interpretation, field work tutors, public engagement, adventure activities instructors also higher and further education roles.


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Please remember to tell them that you saw their advertisement on CJS Online. Voluntary roles can be found here.



Land Based Technician

The start date will be from mid-August, it is a permanent and full-time role (part time may be considered).

This is an innovative post, with scope for the successful candidate to show initiative in developing and taking on responsibility in the role. We are looking for a candidate with real enthusiasm, interest and wide experience in the land based area who is keen to pass this on to young adult learners.


  • Closing Date: 31/07/2018
  • Location: Cirencester
  • Posted: 18/07/2018
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Project Officer

Bury Knowle Park, Oxford

Salary £22,000 - £28,333 pa subject to experience

This post is full time and initially a two-year fixed term contract with the intention to continue the post subject to funding.

Are you an all-rounder who combines sound knowledge of freshwater ecology and citizen science with the ability to engage and communicate well with a wide range of people? Do you enjoy a varied role working part office based, part outdoors across Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire where you have autonomy in your day to day work but also the support and guidance of a friendly team of experienced colleagues? Do you have a can do, enthusiastic attitude and track record of making things happen on the ground?


  • Closing Date: 05/08/2018
  • Location: Bury Knowle Park, Oxford
  • Posted: 18/07/2018
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Education Support Assistant

Field Studies Council

FSC London Region, predominantly based at FSC Juniper Hall, Dorking, Surrey

Salary –  £16,287 - £17,284 per annum

Contract Term – This is a fixed term post from August 2018 until August 2019 in the first instance

The post primarily involves the day-to-day management and maintenance of the technical, logistical and administrative resources which support the work of the Education Team in the delivery of field courses and environmental activities, along with a range of other duties essential to the smooth running of the Learning Location.

 


  • Closing Date: 26/07/2018
  • Location: FSC Juniper Hall, Dorking, Surrey
  • Posted: 17/07/2018
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Forest Centre Operations Manager (High Lodge)

Location: High Lodge, Brandon

Salary/grade:  £29,695 - £32,811 PB 5 (Ops)

Build the success of High Lodge, Thetford Forest

As a Non-Ministerial Government Department, The Forestry Commission (FC) offers a valuable service to the nation. Managing and protecting woods and forests across the country, we are committed to ensuring that every generation will continue to enjoy the opportunities that these natural habitats afford. From recreation to providing a sustainable source of timber, our work is far-reaching and fascinating.


  • Closing Date: 29/07/2018
  • Location: High Lodge, Brandon
  • Posted: 13/07/2018
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Outdoor Learning and Interpretation Manager

Salary: £33,000 - £38,000 per annum

We have been running environmental education programmes for 26 years, engaging with schools and communities in our parkland and at our two education centres. We are looking for an experienced Outdoor Learning practitioner with knowledge of the principles of interpretation, to take our work to the next level; to develop our strategies, lead our team, help us reach new audiences and evaluate and promote the impact of our work.


  • Delete Date: 09/08/2018
  • Location: Campbell Park, Milton Keynes
  • Posted: 12/07/2018
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Environmental Youth Project Officer

3 days per week

Pearson Park Wildlife Garden, Hull

Salary: £25,700 p.a. pro rata plus up to 9% pension contribution

Would you like to be part of a major environmental programme to engage, inspire, develop and empower young people to take action for wildlife and the environment? We are looking for an enthusiastic advocate for wildlife conservation to work with young people at the Trust’s sites, based out of our Pearson Park office in Hull. This fantastic project is funded by the Big Lottery Fund as part of the Our Bright Future programme.


  • Closing Date: 30/07/2018
  • Location: Pearson Park Wildlife Garden, Hull
  • Posted: 11/07/2018
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Education Support Assistant with FSC Pembrokeshire

Field Studies Council

Predominantly based at FSC Dale Fort, Haverfordwest

Salary - £7.83 - £8.31 per hour

Contract Term - This is a fixed term position ending on 31st October 2018

The post primarily involves the day-to-day management and maintenance of the technical, logistical and administrative resources which support the work of the Education Team in the delivery of field courses and environmental activities, along with a range of other duties essential to the smooth running of the Learning Location. 


  • Closing Date: 26/07/2018
  • Location: FSC Dale Fort, Haverfordwest
  • Posted: 10/07/2018
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Volunteer Farm Officer / Tutor

Hillcrescent Farm

Location: Water Orton, North Warwickshire

Full time - live in post - Contact time 4.5 hours/day, farm duties 7 days a week

The role will require the farm officer/tutor to lead small groups of vulnerable people with learning difficulties, mental health issues and autism, in a range of animal related activities based on our educational farm. These include- horse care, agricultural animals, conservation and small animal care. Outside of the tutor role you will also manage the small farm, its animals and facilities. 


  • Delete Date: 05/08/2018
  • Location: Water Orton, North Warwickshire
  • Role Type: Volunteer
  • Posted: 09/07/2018
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Countryside Warden - Exmoor

We are looking for a Countryside Warden to join our team at Exmoor to assist in the conservation work on one of the most beautiful parts of the South West. The day to day work will consist of a variety of duties - including maintenance of the site, and educating the public in some of the amazing ecological and historical aspects of the location.


  • Closing Date: 22/07/2018
  • Location: Wimbleball Lake, near Dulverton
  • Posted: 09/07/2018
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Seaton Jurassic Learning and Participation Officer

Salary: £21,500 rising to £22,500 with Duty Manager supplement plus 5% pension

Are you passionate about the natural world and have a desire to share that enthusiasm with others?  We are seeking a creative and inspiring Learning and Participation Officer based at our visitor centre, Seaton Jurassic. You will lead the delivery of events and school visits to the Centre and the surrounding area. You are a dynamic, motivated, people person who shares the values of Devon Wildlife Trust and has experience in organising events and supervising volunteers. 


  • Closing Date: 29/07/2018
  • Location: Seaton Jurassic in Seaton, East Devon
  • Posted: 06/07/2018
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Livestock / General Farm & Attraction Worker, Canterbury Oast Trust & Rare Breeds Centre

  • Closing Date: 22/07/2018
  • Location: Highlands Farm, Woodchurch, Kent
  • Posted: 06/07/2018
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Senior Ranger

The Senior Ranger is an important role in the operation of CairnGorm Mountain and the wider estate leading a unique Ranger Service working almost exclusively in mountain terrain within the Cairngorm National Park. The position offers enormous rewards with a large part of the role covering high ground so an aptitude for mountain travel on foot and ski will be desirable.  Some activity will be unaccompanied so you will need to be organised, self-reliant and follow our lone-working procedures.


  • Delete Date: 25/07/2018
  • Location: Cairngorms National Park, Scotland
  • Posted: 27/06/2018
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Schools Outreach Project Officer

Location - Edinburgh, RSPB Scotland Headquarters.

Hours – 22.5 per week

Salary - £19,602 - £21,236 per annum pro rata

Basis – Fixed Term contract – 1 year until end of June 2019

You will be joining RSPB Scotland’s Giving Nature a Home team to deliver environmental education across Edinburgh. We have been delivering a project in Edinburgh for 5 years connecting communities and schools with their local green spaces and wildlife. The schools outreach officer will be delivering work across primary schools in Edinburgh and connecting children with nature in their schools grounds and surrounding area.


  • Closing Date: 22/07/2018
  • Location: Edinburgh, RSPB Scotland Headquarters
  • Posted: 04/07/2018
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Project Manager

Contract length: 3 years

Number of hours: 22.5 hrs per week

Salary: c. £27,500 - £29,000 pro rata (based on FTE 37 hours/week and dependent on experience)

We’re looking for an experienced Project Manager to lead an exciting heritage project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, to safeguard the historic Grade II listed St. Dyfnog’s Well, in the village of Llanrhaeadr YC, near Denbigh. Creating opportunities for people to enjoy, appreciate and become involved with this unique heritage site will be vital to the success of this project.


  • Closing Date: 23/07/2018
  • Location: Llanrhaeadr YC, near Denbigh
  • Posted: 03/07/2018
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Senior Ranger

The Senior Ranger is an important role in the operation of CairnGorm Mountain and the wider estate leading a unique Ranger Service working almost exclusively in mountain terrain within the Cairngorm National Park. The position offers enormous rewards with a large part of the role covering high ground so an aptitude for mountain travel on foot and ski will be desirable.  Some activity will be unaccompanied so you will need to be organised, self-reliant and follow our lone-working procedures.


  • Delete Date: 25/07/2018
  • Location: Cairngorms National Park, Scotland
  • Posted: 27/06/2018
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