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Education Development Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Stirling
  • Closing 19th May 2019

  • Advertised from 3rd May 2019
  • Three days per week. Fixed-term to 31 March 2020


Excited by the thought of being a part of making Scotland clean, green and sustainable?

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for.

We are seeking an Education Development Officer to join our Education & Learning team to develop, promote and implement our Young Reporters Scotland and Upstream Battle Education initiatives across Scotland. This post will also support participating schools to engage with the Eco-Schools Scotland programme, other Education & Learning team projects and where appropriate wider Keep Scotland Beautiful projects.

Ideally you will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work with teachers and young people across a range of contexts as well as having a detailed understanding of education policy and practice (particularly Curriculum for Excellence and Learning for Sustainability). Additionally, you will be experienced in developing and delivering media focused education initiatives, managing and developing sustainable development education initiatives and have an understanding in the role of sustainable development and climate change organisations across Scotland. The ability to develop networks and positive working relationships across various sectors together with experience of international education initiatives and global citizenship programmes is also important.

Application notes

Ready to join us?

Please download our application pack from our website and email it to before midnight on Sunday 19 May 2019.

If you wish more detail or an informal chat about the post please call our Education & Learning Coordinator, Anne-Marie Robb on 01786 471333

We are planning to hold interviews on Wednesday 05 June 2019

The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure Scotland (PVG) check.

We are sorry but we do not accept CVs.

Keep Scotland Beautiful is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation: Number SC030332

VAT Registration Number: 284 0654 93