Deep Roots New Shoots Project Officer

Plymouth, Devon
09 May 2017
19 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Deep Roots New Shoots Project Officer

Fixed Term Contract until 31/12/2018

28 hours per week

We are looking for a passionate, engaging, enthusiastic individual with a background in public engagement, early years education and/or volunteer management to lead on the delivery of a high-profile new project for Grandparents and Under 5s visiting the Eden Project.

The Deep Roots New Shoots Project Officer will have the vision to develop and build on the foundations of this exciting new project to ensure its success over the project duration, and that it leaves a lasting impression on the future of Eden’s story. 

Working alongside the Education, Visitor Services and Eden Live teams, you will design and produce a range of fun activities for Under 5s and their grandparents an integrate them into Eden’s seasonal programme of activities from Game On to Journey onto Space to Christmas at Eden.

You will lead a team of volunteers delivering activities on the Eden site and our special early years outside education site at Little Carne Farm – inspiring them to maintain the highest standards of visitor care, and a welcoming demeanour.

You will work as part of our team of diverse, front-facing staff and volunteers who engage, educate and entertain our visitors; connecting them with each other and the natural world through the many elements of Eden’s story.

To apply for this position, please fill out an application form which you can download from our website by clicking apply. 

Closing date Friday 19th May 2017