Bright Sparks Science are currently looking for enthusiastic individuals to be trained as part-time presenters to deliver our interactive science programmes. You will be doing simple science experiments that children will love. Your will receive free training which offers you valuable experience, a chance to learn new skills and will be a priceless addition to your CV.
On weekdays during term time, an instructor's main duty will be to present and deliver fun science after school clubs which run for one hour with approximately 15-20 children aged between 4 and 11 yrs. Your responsibilities will also include being at the school with plenty of time to set up and clearing away the classroom/hall to the original state after the club has finished. After school clubs take place between the hours of 2-5pm, depending on the school.
We provide flexible working hours, according to your availability
during weekdays and weekends and the hours of work you desire. Most instructors fit the work around a second job or university and either work during the week delivering after school clubs during term time or deliver entertaining children's birthday parties at the weekend. We also have work available during
the school holidays in the form of science activity camps, if you prefer to work outside of term time. Your working hours can be negotiated to suit you, so please specify your availability and which events you are interested in delivering.
Oxfordshire (which may include Oxford, Bicester, Banbury, Witney, Faringdon, Wantage, Wallingford and Thame and surrounding areas)
Berkshire (which may include Reading, Newbury, Henley, Wokingham, Bracknell, Maidenhead and Slough and surrounding areas).
As an instructor you will be expected to travel to the host
schools or venues in your local area. A driving licence and access to a reliable car is desirable. Although if you are a confident user of public transport, most primary schools in Oxford and Reading are serviced well by buses and trains so travel can be easily accomplished this way.
If you would like to discuss anything further, please don't hesitate to get in contact with us!
As an employer within the education sector we require all employees to have a current DBS certificate (previously Criminal Records Bureau check). This is a government check that just makes sure that you are legally able to work with Children and/or vulnerable adults. If you haven't already got one, don't worry, we can arrange to apply for a DBS for you.
Fill in below which area you are searching in for a similar function and don't forget your e-mail address!
Do you want to apply within one click and stay up to date on the newest vacancies that suit you? Signup as a student!Sign up for free