Vacancy – forest school practitioner

Are you Forest School trained and looking for an exciting new challenge?

We are seeking to develop and expand our existing Eco Centre provision and are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and innovative person to lead on this.

Key Skills:

  1. The ideal candidate should hold a full and relevant level 3 qualification, have EYFS Framework knowledge and understanding and experience of working with children 4 years of age and under.
  2. To have excellent communication skills and an organised approach to their work as written records of work and observations will need to be recorded. It will include contributing towards learning journals and planning of sessions.
  3. To have a flexible approach and to lead a small team promoting learning activities in our Eco Centre.
  4. To help in developing our creative curriculum and to continue to promote our ethos in providing positive learning and play experiences in a safe, caring and adventurous environment.
    Hours: 22.5 hours per week. (Term Time only)

Closing date: 18th March 2020

For more information and an application form please contact: Samantha Brown (Manager) on (01733) 340605.

New Ark Play Association is an independent charity based in Eastfield, Peterborough. We provide stimulating play opportunities for children of all ages and our facilities include a traditional Adventure Playground, Eco Centre and City Farm.

New Ark Play Association Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants for this role will be required to undergo pre-employment screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (UK).