Outdoor Learning Facilitator

Location: Balerno, Edinburgh
Salary and Benefits

Scale Point 23 to 26 (£21,459 – £23,544) plus allowances. Permanent, Full-time

Date Posted: 29/9/2017
COMPANY: Harmeny Education Trust Limited
Mansfield Road
EH14 7JY
TELEPHONE: 0131 449 3938
EMAIL: recruitment@harmeny.org.uk
WEBSITE: www.harmeny.org.uk

Outdoor Learning Facilitator

Harmeny School is a leading provider of specialist residential education services for children with complex social, emotional, behavioural needs. As a Grant Aided School, we work with children of primary up to early secondary stage, both on a day and all-year-round residential basis.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Outdoor Learning Facilitator to join Harmeny Outdoors Team on a permanent, full-time basis to provide a range of high quality outdoor learning for children with additional support needs. This post will involve all types of outdoor activities and learning opportunities, for example canoeing, skiing, mountain biking, etc. as well as outdoor cooking and learning about the environment. Harmeny school is located in Balerno, Edinburgh and is situated in 35 acres of natural woodland with easy access to the Pentlands.

Successful candidates, together with colleagues in Care, Education and Support Services, will have the opportunity to positively contribute to the lives of some of the nation’s most vulnerable children, ensuring Harmeny continues to offer an excellent service.

We are highly committed to the professional development of all our staff and the post holder will access comprehensive training and development opportunities as well as other employee benefits.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, please contact Kyle Strachan, Harmeny Outdoors Manager, on 0131 449 3938.

To apply, please complete the application form via our recruitment section at www.harmeny.org.uk Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Alternatively, you can request an application pack by email at recruitment@harmeny.org.uk or by telephone on 0131 449 3938.

Closing Date: Friday, 20 October 2017

Interview Day: Wednesday, 1 November 2017 (full day)

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