Learning Development Officer (Maternity Cover)


Learning Development Officer (Part time: 29.5 hours per week, Tuesday-Friday)
Maternity Cover, from February 2021
Salary band: £21,017-£25,220 (pro rata for part time hours)
Location: Bristol

Do you have a passion for wildlife and the natural world? Can you inspire children and families to explore, learn about and care for their local wildlife? If so, this could be the job for you...

Avon Wildlife Trust delivers a range of programmes that support children and families to connect with nature, learn new skills and take action for wildlife. In this role you would lead the development and delivery of our My Wild Child project, which supports under 5s and their parents/carers in Bristol to explore the natural world. You would also develop, run and support others to run activities for children & families in the Bristol area, including Wildlife Watch clubs and community events. This role is supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with proven experience of delivering inspiring outdoor learning and play programmes. You need to be flexible, as out-of-hours work may be required, and have a full driving licence.

Avon Wildlife Trust is a charity dedicated to working with local people for local wildlife, covering the West of England region (former county of Avon). It is supported by more than 17,500 members, manages over 30 nature reserves and is one of 46 Wildlife Trusts in the UK.

The Wildlife Trusts value diversity. We are committed to creating a movement that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures.

How to apply:

If you are interested in this position the job description and application forms to apply are available at: https://www.avonwildlifetrust.org.uk/jobs/learning-development-officer. Please return the completed application and equal opportunities monitoring form to hr@avonwildlifetrust.org.uk or post to HR, Avon Wildlife Trust, 32 Jacobs Wells Road, Bristol, BS8 1DR Closing date: 9am Monday 14th December 2020 Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a first interview to take place on Thursday 7th January 2021. Applicants may then be asked to attend a second interview to take place on Monday 11th January. If you would like to discuss this role or have any questions, please email hr@avonwildlifetrust.org.uk and a conversation can be arranged. No CVs or agencies please.

  • Closing Date:
  • Monday, 14 December, 2020 - 09:00

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