Head of Learning, Cambridge University Botanic Garden

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  • Salary: £36,914-£49,553
  • Contract: Full time
  • Closing date: 24th November 2019

Reporting to the Director, the role holder is responsible for the management of the Learning Team which delivers the Garden’s adult education programme, horticultural learning, community projects, outreach activities, schools’ programme, HE and FE learning and family event activities. They should be an excellent communicator, with several years’ experience working in the field of education, appropriate to the work of the Botanic Garden.

The role holder will devise, support and contribute to the delivery of learning programmes for schools, colleges and universities and for the general public through life-long learning and recreation. The role carries responsibility for design and delivery of the entire education and widening participation programme at the Garden.

The team currently delivers over 60 adult education courses and workshops, and facilitates over 400 school visits (both assisted and unassisted) per year. The role-holder will have direct responsibility for the organisation of the adult education programme, oversight of interpretation throughout the Garden and is a member of the Garden’s senior leadership team, contributing to general strategy discussions and supporting the Director in the delivery of the Garden’s targets.

For further particulars and on-line applications go to http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/23794/

Closing date: Sunday 24 November 2019
Interviews: Friday 13 December 2019