The Living Rainforest

Education Development Officer

Exciting opportunity for an Education Development Officer

Could you manage the Living Rainforest education programme?

We are looking for a new Education Development Officer to manage our education programme.

About the role

The successful candidate will manage a small dynamic team and ensure that our environmental and sustainability education programme is delivered to the highest standards. They will also ensure that our educational offering is continually developed. Building strong relationships with schools and education sector organisations is an important part of the role.

About you

The role would be ideally suited to an environmental and sustainability educationalist with a few years experience looking to take their next career step. The role could also suit an enthusiastic and motivated graduate who is able to demonstrate the desired transferrable skills. Applicants will need to have a relevant degree level qualification.

You will be a team player with good interpersonal skills as well as having excellent planning and mangement skills. We are looking for a self-starter with a desire to develop a career in environmental and sustainability education. A good understanding of natural history, conservation, ecology and sustainability is essential to the role.

A teaching qualification and previous classroom or tour guiding experience is desirable, as is experience of staff management or supervision.

Find out more

Find out more in the job description, or apply now by sending a covering letter and CV to finance@livingrainforest.org.