We are looking for enthusiastic Tutors to lead and engage groups of all abilities, who shares our passion to educate and connect everyone to our amazing environment, helping both people and the planet thrive for years to come. We are looking for people educated to degree level or equivalent in Science, Geography, Environmental Studies, Maths or a closely allied discipline, with previous knowledge and experience of teaching or tutoring in the great outdoors. Tutors should also be experienced in producing and preparing teaching resources and be competent with interactive whiteboards, GiS, presentation software and spreadsheets.
You will mostly be working at a base centre, but on a travelling basis where you will get to teach at all of our beautiful locations across the North Region, with likeminded people who have a great team ethic.
Our core season usually runs from March through to November each year.
37.5hpw position, seasonal work repeated annually.
We currently have 3 positions
Live in accommodation available.
For our North locations covering the Lakes, the Dales, and a Scottish Island
Using your creative talents, you will –
- Develop and deliver out-of-classroom learning experiences to a wide-ranging audience of formal and informal educational groups
- Producing plans for activities, identifying appropriate learning outcomes and liaising with accompanying staff to ensure programmes meet their requirements.
- Identifying individual learning needs and planning and adapting courses to meet the needs of learners, and responding to the needs of the group by changing the pace and/or style of delivery as appropriate
- Contributing fully to the development of new teaching activities, including taking a lead role within some areas and effectively sharing and communicating ideas within the teaching team.
To be successful in this role you should demonstrate:
- A positive and passionate work attitude, with a desire to show pride in all work aspects
- A flexible approach with a willingness to adapt to changes
- An ability to work using your own initiative both independently and as a competent, effective team member
- An ability to work under pressure and prioritise work to meet tight deadlines
- Always treating others with courtesy, dignity and respect
- A commitment and contribution to improving FSC’s environmental performance
- A committed and proactive approach to personal development; motivated to learn new skills and overcome new challenges
For the full Job Description please see the vacancy pack when you click to apply.
Interested in joining an internationally respected organisation where there are brilliant opportunities for self-development, training, and learning? Interested in sharing your passion of the natural world, with people of all ages and helping to protect it? Please apply indicating which Centre would be your preferred base location.
If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact Alex MacFie on 07740 478234. We look forward to receiving your application in due course.
The closing date for receipt of your completed application is Friday 13th August 2021.
We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we’re in receipt of sufficient applications. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.
Interviews will be held as appropriate via Zoom or at a location to be confirmed.
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by email.