Forest Crafts Leader
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prides itself on being a great place to work where staff are trusted, valued and supported to make a positive contribution at work.
This is an exciting new role, created to support the Council’s commitment to animating our greenspaces, and providing learning opportunities for people to gain skills using natural resources.
As part of the Sport and Active Life team and wider Environment, Leisure and Green Infrastructure service area, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of forest craft workshops across a range of locations within Stockton-on-Tees.
The role will include planning, preparing and delivering safe workshops and entry level forest education. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of traditional forest craft skills and will be able to effectively communicate these skills to workshop participants.
We are looking for a hardworking individual who is passionate and shows commitment to the natural environment, in particular trees and woodlands. Additionally, we are looking for an individual who is able to inspire others, is organised, professional, and able to create a positive, and supportive learning environment.
We offer an excellent total reward package including a competitive salary, generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement as well as access to a number of additional employee benefits and a wide range of learning and development opportunities.
If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Andrea Hogg, Principal Sport and Active Life Officer. [email protected].
Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘[email protected]’. All communication will also appear in the ‘My Messages’ section of your North East Jobs account.