Assistant Educational Officer

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Recruiter
Grafton Employment Group
Location
Belfast
Salary
£1 - £9/hour
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Our Client requires a temporary Educational Assistant for a 2 week contract

Role: Assistant Education Officer

Duration: 24th July - 4th August

Location: Belfast

Pay: £9.37p/h

Key responsibilities;

- To assist the Education Officer to deliver education programmes concerning wildlife, conservation and other curricular-based topics, and to organise and deliver educational activities, talks, and materials for visitors
- To participate in courses for teachers and other group leaders
- To assist in the preparation, upgrading and distribution of topic worksheets, information sheets and other educational material.
- To assist in maintaining and expanding a library of optical and digital photographs and other visual aids, including books and other reading material and to assist in storing this material on computer.
- To build up and help maintain a collection of small animals specifically for educational uses.
- To participate in media work including radio broadcasting and television.
- To assist in the research and the preparation of display material for exhibitions and education projects including information signs. To assist and take part in the organisation of promotional events and activities. To assist and attend at exhibitions.
Essential Criteria

Applicants must:

- be able to demonstrate, by way of example on their application form, at least 3 years' recent experience in a teaching or education officer role, or similar, teaching a broad range of people from pre-school children to adults
- have a full current driving licence which enables them to drive in Northern Ireland, and a car available for official business, or, have access to a form of transport which will enable them to meet the requirements of the post in full
- be comfortable handling small animals such as snakes and rabbits