This is an exciting opportunity to join one of central London’s leading educational charities, Vauxhall City Farm.
Covering 2 acres, the farm is home to over 100 animals and for 44 years has given visitors from far and wide the opportunity to experience life on a farm making the use of its green space by offering a range of visitor experiences, education and training programmes, volunteering, horse riding, and events.
Despite the impact of the pandemic, we have been very successful developed a number of educational programmes and offerings. We are now seeking an exceptional, Education Officer (Internship) who assist in implementing these programmes and build on our success. This position is fudned by the Jack Petchey Foundation and all applicants will be required to take full part in the Jack Petchey Internship development programme and the mentoring programme.
The Education Officer (Internship) must be between the ages of 16 and 25 and will report to the Education & Partnerships Manager. As well as the rest of the team to ensure the smooth running of our varied educational projects.
The successful candidate will build relationships with all stakeholders associated with Vauxhall City Farm’s impactful educational, recreational and therapeutic programmes as part of this dynamic role. The post holder will have exceptional administrative and IT skills with experience of managing a database of funders.
Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter, highly motivated and have experience in working in an educational setting, being agile and flexible in their approach.
Farm or agriculture experience is not required, although experience in visitor attractions would be desirable.
This opportunity is offered as 1 year contract (subject to possible extension) and onboarding is predicted to take place in the second week of April
Closing date: 26th March 2021
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