Education Officer

Lincoln Cathedral

This is a rare opportunity to be a part of the team developing and delivering the new formal and informal learning programmes at Lincoln Cathedral as historic changes are being implemented. This is thanks to the £16m Heritage Lottery Funded Connected project to create a new Visitor Centre with exhibition spaces, Discovery Zone, café, shop and Learning Centre. This is a fixed term position, full time, 35 hours per week, with occasional weekend working.

The successful candidate will help to develop and facilitate a wide range of learning opportunities, which will engage the Cathedral’s visitors of all ages, as well as play an important role in the development of the National Curriculum linked schools programme. Working closely with the Education Manager, the successful candidate will maintain and develop positive working relationships across teams, with schools and other community groups, together with external partners to promote the extensive range of learning opportunities the Cathedral can offer promoting enjoyment and understanding of learners within the scope of the Cathedral as a Christian church and its heritage.

The successful candidate will have a degree in a relevant discipline, with at least two years’ experience in an education environment and an enthusiasm for working with children. Applicants will have excellent planning, time-management and organisational skills with the ability to efficiently manage large groups.

Full details of the post and how to apply can be found in the job description.

The closing date for applications is Monday 25 March 2019, and interviews will be held on Monday 8 April 2019.

Fixed term, 2 years

£21,000 per annum

To apply for this position please complete a Lincoln Cathedral Job Application Form and the Confidential Declaration Form

Application Pack Education Officer Final April 2019


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