To assist the Nene Park Trust team in delivering educational activities in Nene Park.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in preparing materials and equipment for use by visiting school groups.
  • Support the Education and Activities Manager, Senior Education and Activities Officer and Education and Activities Officer as they lead educational activities for visiting school groups.

You will need to show

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to engage with people of all ages and backgrounds
  • Willingness to learn about the Park and visitor offer
  • Willingness to undergo DBS check
  • Willingness to undergo other training e.g. disability awareness
  • Willingness to work in all weathers
  • Willingness to be First Aid trained
  • Ability to work as part of a team and unaccompanied
  • Reliability and flexibility
  • Lots of enthusiasm and a can-do attitude 

What’s in it for you?

  • Gain experience and skills
  • Receive training
  • Enhance CV
  • Widen knowledge
  • Work alongside an experienced park team
  • Satisfaction of providing additional community activity in the Park
  • Chance to be part of a growing volunteer team and meet new people 

We will provide

  • Uniform
  • Safety information and equipment as required
  • Training
  • Support and mentoring from Park staff 

Availability

School visits usually take place between 10:00am-2:30pm on week days. Volunteers would be expected to be available from 9:15am on the day of a school visit to assist with preparing materials and equipment for the group.  Days worked can be by negotiation with the Senior Education and Activities Officer.

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