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Party and Events Officer

Salary: £8 per hour

Closing date: Monday 8th January 2018

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW or Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park, Solihull, B91 3HW.

Job ref: AER-15b

We are looking for 2 Party and Events Officers to work at either our Coventry or Solihull site. Party and Events Officers will be provided an invaluable opportunity to develop and enhance their skills in engaging children and young people in the natural environment.

You'll be delivering our ‘Really Wild’ children’s parties to families in and Solihull and Coventry. The majority of the work will be based at our Solihull site and will involve working outdoors and at weekends. 

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS. 


Responsibilities:

  • Support Education team with the organising and delivery of children’s parties taking place at The Parkridge Centre and Brandon Marsh Nature Centre.
  • Deliver a wide range of child-focused birthday parties with a variety of themes.
  • Supporting the education team with wider work on occasion.
  • Support education staff with maintaining adequate stocks of educational materials and resources.
  • Deliver all activities to a high quality and set standards.
  • Ensure all work is undertaken within the Trust’s Health & Safety Policy and Procedures and complies with Child safeguarding requirements.
  • Work with volunteers/members of the public in a professional manner.

Examples of the parties that we offer are:
Pond dipping
Mini beast hunting
Dinosaurs
Den Building

Hours of work:
5.5 hours a week on either a Saturday or Sunday ( 6 months fixed term)
Closing date: 9am Monday 8th January. 

Downloads

FilenameFile size
Education Ranger-Parties and events officer.doc41.5 KB
JOB APPLICATION FORM.doc127 KB
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY MONITORING FORM 2017.pdf91.45 KB

Contact details:

How to apply:
Please complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form available to download below. We also recommend that you download and read the full job description also available below. 

By e-mail: enquiries@wkwt.org.uk

By post: Clare Juland
Warwickshire Wildlife Trust
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre
Brandon Lane
Coventry, CV3 3GW 

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