Field Studies Council London

(Bushy Park, Regents Park, Greenwich Park, Beckenham Place Park and Stratford).

Up to £24,840 per annum pro rata + Benefits


The working pattern will be based on 37.5 hours per week from March to October and 22.5 hours per week from November to February each year.


Accommodation available.



Love where you work!

At the Field Studies Council we promise to get people outdoors, provide high quality learning and encourage positive wellbeing. We’re all about creating outdoor learning experiences and opportunities that inspire everyone to be curious, knowledgeable, passionate, and caring about the environment.

Established in 1943, our network of Learning Locations provide day and residential courses for all ages, from young children to retired adults, from schools and communities throughout the UK, reaching many others through our publications and community-based programmes.


What you’ll be doing

You will develop, plan, and deliver out-of-classroom learning activities to a wide-ranging audience. Your day to day will involve leading groups of all abilities in the outdoor environment whilst always ensuring the health and safety of the group.

This is an active role and will require the ability to be able to carry out duties associated with effectively managing groups in outdoor learning locations. You will also contribute to all other aspects of working in a busy education centre.


Where you’ll be based

FSC London offers a range of courses across the Capital City, using inspiring and exciting natural and built sites across London, including Bushy Park, Regents Park, Greenwich Park, Beckenham Place Park and Stratford. Through working at a wide range of sites, we offer courses that suit a broad variety of educational needs. All our teaching sites are fully accessible and are located near tube or train stations.

As part of this position, you will also regularly be required to travel and work at our Day Centre at Epping Forest (High Beach, Loughton)



  • Holidays – 28 days pro rata, plus bank holidays, plus up to 2 extra loyalty days dependent on length of service
  • Pension
  • Sick Pay
  • 24hr Counselling Helpline Service
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Training & Development
  • Happy to talk flexible working!
  • Accommodation available on a chargeable basis


Sound like the role for you? Apply to join the team! We look forward to your application.


We ask that you have:

  • A great work ethic where aptitude and attitude are key
  • A natural pride in the work you produce
  • A flexible and adaptive approach able to perform using your own initiative both independently and as a team player
  • A professional manner in all that you do
  • An empathy with the aims and objectives of Field Studies Council
  • A committed and proactive approach to personal development; motivated to learn new skills and overcome new challenges

If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, please call Johanna Fritsch on Tel No. 020 8502 8500.


The closing date for receipt of your completed application is 12 midnight on 24th March 2023

Interviews are scheduled to take place at Field Studies Council Epping Forest on either 29th or 30th March 2023.

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by telephone and/or email.

About Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council is one of the UK’s leading providers of outdoor environmental education

We want to create a world where everyone feels connected to the environment, so that they can enjoy the benefits it gives and makes choices that help protect it – especially now when our planet is facing issues such as climate change and loss of biodiversity.

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 a pride in their role within it. No matter what role you perform, 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.