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Educator - Gloucestershire

Location:   Gloucestershire Salary:   £25,000 pro rata (term time only) Closing Date:   03/01/2019

Hours: 3 days (21 hours) Term-time only, days flexible, possibility of extended hours.

Coram Life Education is a national charity that supports schools’ Wellbeing and Personal, Social, Health, and Economic (PSHE) education. We use dynamic teaching strategies (including drama) and resources within a framework of a fully developed whole-school approach to behaviour, safety and achievement, which also includes a comprehensive online PSHE scheme of work, to support schools’ wellbeing and PSHE education for children aged 3-11 (SCARF).

Coram Life Education in Gloucestershire delivers in over 100 schools across the county and employ a team of local educators. Due to school demand, we now require another active, outgoing and enthusiastic person to deliver this work, travelling to schools throughout the regions.

You will have:

  • primary-age teaching qualifications/experience, knowledge and proven skills in Wellbeing and PSHE education
  • the confidence and ability to work closely with teachers (as well as children) to ensure they fully embed our work within their wider provision
  • the ability and willingness to work independently, traveling to schools throughout the region at the times necessary, during term time
  • the ability and willingness to undertake 3 months’ induction training, facilitated by Coram Life Education and ongoing periodic training outside own region
  • an awareness of and commitment to equal opportunities principles and practice
  • This is an active role involving the carrying of lightweight equipment.

The post will be based across Gloucestershire County, and is predominantly school based

Closing date: 9am, Thursday 3rd January 2019

Interview date and venue: Monday 14th January, 2019 in Stroud Area

Visit www.coramlifeeducation.org.uk to find out more about our work.

Coram is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Registered Charity No. 312278.