Land Based Study Mentor

  • Job Reference: 00000069-1
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Ad Astra (Broadening Horizons) Limited
  • Location: York
  • Salary: £15,000 to £19,000
  • Sector: Secondary, Colleges, SEND
  • Job Type: Contract, Permanent, Temporary

Job Description

Are you passionate about working with children and young people, helping them to engage, develop and progress into adulthood? Do you have expertise relating to outdoor pursuits and land-based studies? Have good knowledge of York and North Yorkshire? Do you have an interest and enjoy working outdoors, with a focus on the environment? Are you adaptable, organised and creative? We are currently recruiting individuals with expertise relating to outdoor pursuits, agriculture or environment to deliver land-based and adventure-based learning.** If all of the above applies to you…..then we want to hear from you! We are seeking empathic, committed, resilient individuals, who are able to work flexibly and creatively to lead enriching activities and learning opportunities for children and young adults with a range of complex needs and challenging behaviours. Successful candidates will be hands on and love working directly with young adults, using the natural environment and adventurous activities. Planning, delivering and evaluating sessions and activities is a key part of the development of all the students.