Kelmscott Manor is currently undergoing major conservation and improvement works funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund and others. As part of the project a new education building will be built within the estate to accommodate schools and community groups from around Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire area.
We are looking for a creative, passionate and skilled educator to develop and evaluate high quality learning programmes for schools and families inspired by William Morris, his family, and their legacy as well as the environment of Kelmscott Manor estate.
You will have experience of developing and delivering education programmes for both schools and families.
You will be an effective and warm communicator with knowledge and understanding of the National Curriculum and how this works in a none-classroom environment. Knowledge of ‘Learning Outside the Classroom’ and ‘Kids in Museums’ initiatives would be a distinct advantage.
The appointee will have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team with the determination to provide unforgettable learning experiences for children. A keen interest in William Morris, the Arts and Crafts Movement will be an advantage.
Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory disclosure report from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
This role is funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Arts Council.