Presenter, Living Coasts
Part-time- 20 hours per week
We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic Presenter, to deliver high-quality, positive and engaging communications on conservation and biodiversity issues for all ages - to enable audiences to understand why biodiversity matters, improve their understanding of the role of environmental parks in conservation and to motivate and empower them to take action to conserve biodiversity.
The successful candidate will deliver presentations to all visitors, adjusting to specific audience needs; initiate and run short activities with visitors and educational groups; assist delivery of out of school hours activities e.g. clubs and summer schools; and evaluate and modify presentations and activities.
Applicants should be able to show an outgoing personality with the confidence to perform to an audience (drama or acting skills advantageous). Candidates would ideally have experience in a
conservation- or education-based environment. You will also have demonstrable enthusiasm for communicating conservation and biodiversity issues and experience of engaging face-to-face with
children and adults of all ages and levels of interest.
This is a part-time post, for 20 hrs per week, on a rota basis, including some weekends and Bank Holidays. Rate of pay is £7.42p/hr.
For further details, full job description and specification please contact:
Michelle Youd, Education Office Supervisor, Paignton Zoo, Totnes Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7EU.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org quoting EDU10
Telephone: 01803 697510
Closing date for applications is Monday 21st September and the interview date of 28th September 2015.
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