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Casual Education Communicator, Learn by Design

28 Feb 2023 1:27 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Closing date: ongoing

Interviews: Interview dates offered regularly at our head office in Tamworth: 14/3/23 & 4/4/23.

Further dates to be announced in due course.

Start date: ASAP

Job Advert

We are looking for an enthusiastic casual education communicator to join our Outreach Team.

Learn by Design is a market leading Education Outreach company that since 1995 has been working

to provide schools, children and young people with enriching educational experiences. We often

work on behalf of employers and public sector clients to develop and deliver exciting workshops,

events, programmes and competitions aimed at raising young people’s aspirations or inspiring them

into particular careers, pathways or sectors.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a casual education communicator to deliver our workshops to school pupils of a

variety of ages at schools across the country. Full training will be given.

Experience and Requirements

• We are looking for confident and flexible individuals to complement our lively team.

• Experience working in a classroom environment or working with young people preferable,

but not essential as full training will be provided.

• Knowledge and interest of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and maths)

subjects preferred, but not essential.

• Full UK driving licence required and access to own transport

Key skills

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a range of people, from young people

to external clients, teachers and volunteers.

• Confident, adaptable and able to use own initiative

• Organised, reliable and punctual

• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a wider team

• Knowledge of and passion for education outreach, careers education, science

communication or widening participation

Take a look at Learn by Design’s programme you would be involved in here:

Key details

Day rate: Between £60 and £110 per day based on the length of delivery. A ‘standard’ local day

(without an overnight stay) is paid at £90. A generous budget will be provided for lunch; if staying

overnight, a hotel, dinner and breakfast will be provided.

Working hours: The successful candidates will be offered a zero hour contract, with flexibility to

choose their own working days to fit around other part time roles or commitments. Given the nature

of the service that we provide, the hours of work will vary from day to day. Early morning starts and

overnight stays should be expected.

Contract type: Zero hour contract. Applications are also accepted from candidates wishing to act as

a freelance staff member, i.e. staff who invoice the company based on their days worked. Day rates

will be negotiated individually in this instance.

Primary working location: West Hallam Industrial Estate, DE7 6HE

Start date: ASAP

Employment is subject to the provision of satisfactory references and the completion of an

enhanced DBS Check. All candidates must have the right to work in the UK.

Application process

Please apply via Indeed or email

All applications should include:

• CV

• Cover letter detailing why you would be a good fit for the team.

To find out more information please email:

Closing date: Ongoing, no specified closing date

Interviews: Interview dates offered regularly at our head office in Tamworth: 14/3/23 & 4/4/23.

Further dates to be announced in due course.

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