Name of Organisation (Employer): Harlequin Forest Pre-School and Forest School
Position being advertised (Job title): Forest School Practitioner
Salary (per week, month, year OR negotiable, not applicable): Salary to £23,000 pro rata depending on qualifications and experience
Location (where is this job based?): Tunbridge Wells & Maidstone, Kent
Explain how applicants should contact you / apply: Please send your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org for the attention of Rob Payne
Job description: Harlequin presently provides pre-school, forest pre-school, breakfast, after school, forest school and holiday clubs for children aged 2-11 at six locations in Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells. This is an opportunity to join the one of Kent\'s leading and best respected childcare providers. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our team at one or more of our settings to help us develop a new setting and to extend our existing operations. The role will also help us to expand our provision of Forest School Education as a service for local schools using each of our own, two local woodland spaces. The successful candidate would be expected to plan sessions and work with a team of staff to ensure that these plans are delivered. We would expect that the Forest School ethos is at the heart of your approach to working with children. The role will include travel between our sites.
Person specification : We are looking for a person who enjoys a challenge and would like to join a divers team of enthusiastic childcare practitioners and help to develop our settings and provisions. We are looking for a fun loving, enthusiastic, nurturing, outdoor loving, engaging, happy, positive and skilled Forest school practitioner who is able to use their initiative, think creatively and can pass on their love for outdoors to our lovely children.
Any other information: We would like to appoint someone who already has their Level 3 qualification but if you have experience we are happy to train the right person! We would like someone to work full time but really want to find the right person so happy to be flexible regarding hours where possible.