Education Officer and Lecturer
Salary £13,733 per annum
Part-time, 22.5 hours per week
Temporary position, covering maternity leave
Our Learning Department requires a part-time Education Officer and Lecturer.
You will be required to teach sessions within the Zoo’s purpose-built Conservation Education Centre, on a range of topics, to booked groups of varying age and ability; also to assist with many other tasks within the Department, including seasonal activities. You will also be required to deliver lectures to students enrolled on a foundation degree course in partnership with SGS (Stroud and South Gloucestershire College) and UWE (University of the West of England).
The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills, wildlife and conservation knowledge with the enthusiasm to share this with others. You must be flexible, able to work under pressure and happy to work independently and as part of a team. Basic ICT skills are essential.
Visit www.bristolzoo.org.uk for a copy of the job description, person specification and application form.
Please send the completed application form covering letter and your current full CV to Sarah Eason, HR Department, Bristol Zoo Gardens, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3HA, ensuring that you have put sufficient postage on your application, email applications will not be accepted, Please clearly mark your envelope ‘EOL Application’. Closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Thursday, 10th April 2014. Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 22nd April 2014.
Due to the high volume of applications expected for this position we will only be contacting those shortlisted for interview.
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