The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is looking for an Education Coordinator to coordinate and promote our activities and to develop strong and effective networks of contacts across the education system, at a regional level, across South East England, including London.
The RSC is the largest non-government supporter of chemistry education in the UK, and our activities encompass formal and informal education from primary science in schools, through to preparing for your next career move. We believe that everyone should have access to a high quality chemistry education, which is engaging, inspiring and relevant. We invest in a number of projects and services to support chemistry teaching throughout the UK and Ireland.
As an Education Coordinator, you will work with schools to increase teacher access to and engagement with our products and services. You will also seek to influence and engage members to act as advocates for chemistry, showcasing best practice in schools’ engagement and public engagement activities within our network of local members.
You will be based at our London office and you will need to be able to travel extensively throughout the London and South East England as required, visiting schools, working with members, meeting stakeholders and attending events. This may involve weekends and non-core working hours.
This role is currently available on a full-time temporary maternity cover basis, currently until October 2018.
Your responsibilities will focus on:
We are looking for:
At the Royal Society of Chemistry, we offer excellent pro rata benefits: http://www.rsc.org/about-us/work-for-us/#benefits.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply before the end of our closing date.
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