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Job Title: Education Officer

Job Type: Casual

Location: Positions available in Launceston and Hobart

The Forest Education Foundation is seeking suitably experienced casual Education Officers to deliver education programs to school groups across a range of sites and year levels (Years K-12) in Tasmania (positions available in the north and south of the state).


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver school and field-based learning programs for students ranging from K-12.
  • Collaborate with FEF teachers to design and develop engaging student learning activities in accordance with the Australian Curriculum and which meet the FEF’s guiding principles.
  • Undertake risk assessments and ensure appropriate documentation is completed prior to school and field-based activities.
  • Communicate effectively with education and industry stakeholders.
  • Provide general administration support as required.
  • Accurately record and submit schedules and documentation of all activities.


Skills and Experience:

  • Qualification or experience in education, environmental sciences and/or environmental interpretation are desired.


Key Requirements:

  • Current registration for Working with Vulnerable People, or eligibility to register
  • Provide First Aid qualification
  • Manual driver’s license


Position status:

  • This is a casual fixed term position for an initial period of 1 year. The position involves variable and flexible hours.
  • An hourly rate will be negotiated with the successful applicant subject to qualification and experience.


If you would like to apply for this position and seek further information please contact:

Darcy Vickers

Forest Education Foundation

c/- 70 Hampden Rd

Battery Point TAS 7004


Telephone: 0417 532 058


Applications close: February Tuesday 26th at 6pm


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