Educator – closing date 24 September 2018

Term time only (0.8, full-time considered)

This is a rare opportunity to join our team of educators in the delivery of specialised health, wellbeing and drug education programmes to primary-aged children throughout the Thames Valley and North Hampshire.

Ideally resident in the Newbury/Reading area, you will preferably have recent experience of working with young children and knowledge of and an interest in health, wellbeing and drug issues. A flexible approach is required as the days worked each week may vary.

Life Education Wessex & Thames Valley is a charity working with schools and the community to help children make informed healthy choices and stay safe. Educators use positive and dynamic teaching strategies and specially designed visual aids and models to make children aware of the wonders of the body and how to look after it. Fun, age-appropriate and memorable programmes are primarily delivered in purpose-built mobile classrooms.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo and pass an intensive three-month training course and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK and full UK driving licence.

Postholder needs own transport
Contract type
Full timePart timePermanent
Berkshire and neighbouring counties
£19,250 - £25,410 pro rata
Donna Hill, Educator Manager
Main contact telephone
01258 837417
07788 368996
How to apply

Please visit for an information pack.

Open for applications from
5 July 2018
Closing date for applications
24 September 2018
Scheduled interview date
4 October 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates