Guardians of the Deep Project Tutors

Closing date:
Salary: £9.07 per hour
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Flexible
Location: Kent Coast, Kent
We are looking for people with experience of working with children and young people who would like to share their enthusiasm of wildlife and the marine environment. Your role will be to support the Project Officers in the delivery of WildBeach and/or Undersea Explorer activities.

Contact details

To apply for this role please download the job application pack below and submit your completed application here.

Closing Date: Midday on Monday 28th August 2018

Interview Date: Wednesday 12th or Thursday 13th September 2018

This is a zero hours contract, fixed term until December 2019.

The Guardians of the Deep project involves local people in the protection and monitoring of Kent’s coastal wildlife and gets young people excited about marine wildlife through a variety of practical learning opportunities at coastal sites around the county. Kent Wildlife Trust has secured funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to deliver a range of activities and needs Project Tutors to help in the delivery of the activities aimed at young people.

The job: We are looking for people with experience of working with children and young people who would like to share their enthusiasm for wildlife and the marine environment. Your role will be to support the Project Officers in the delivery of WildBeach and/or Undersea Explorer activities.

WildBeach – a programme of inspiring and challenging educational activities delivered at coastal locations around Kent.

Undersea Explorers – exhilarating underwater experiences for children involving snorkelling in swimming pools decorated with marine habitat props.

Tutors will preferably assist with the delivery of both these programmes but could assist with just one.

You: will have a passion for the marine environment and the desire to share this with the young people.

If you feel you have the enthusiasm and capacities to meet the challenge of this role, we would be very interested to hear from you.