Assistant Education Officer

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  • 2 years ago
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Job Information

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    Category Education and Sports
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    Posted On Jul 30 ,2017
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    No. of Openings opening
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Job Description

About the business & role

Mornington Peninsula Shire’s ¬†Climate Change, Energy & Water team is seeking to appoint an experienced person for a newly created casual position.

Based at the Eco Living Display Centre at The Briars, Mt Martha, this position will be part of a team responsible for delivering environmental education programs for the Team.

The successful candidate will have a passion for environmental education and community engagement.

Job Tasks & Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include:

  • delivering educational tours at the Eco Living Display Centre at The Briars to promote sustainable living and encourage behaviour change
  • assist in the promotion of the Display Centre
  • identify learning opportunities for visitors of the Centre
  • coordinate the duty roster for Eco Centre volunteers
  • assist in the delivery of the Collaborative Garden Group program and assist with house and garden maintenance as required

Skills & Experience

You will have experience in sustainable design principles and behaviours, delivering environmental education programs and engaging with a variety of community groups.

Applicants will:

  • hold a valid Working with Children Check
  • have a current motor vehicle driver’s licence
  • have a First Aid Certificate (preferred)
  • be prepared to undertake an Australian Criminal History Check
For a confidential discussion regarding this exciting job opportunity, please contact Jessica Wingad on 5950 1278.

Please submit your application, including a cover letter and resume, via the Shire’s job portal: by 12 noon, Friday 11 August 2017.