Jobs at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
CPD Trainer: GIS and Fieldwork
We are seeking a CPD Trainer: GIS and Fieldwork to join our Education and Outdoor Learning Department, focusing on developing and leading CPD sessions and resources for teachers specifically on GIS and Fieldwork.
This is a three year fixed-term, 0.4 part time position (2 days a week), subject to the successful completion of a four month probationary period. The job will be salaried up to £31,000 pro rata per annum, according to experience and qualifications.
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To apply, email or write to: Mrs Claire Brown, Manager: Educational Professional Support, Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR (email@example.com) with a copy of your CV and covering letter explaining your suitability for the post and how you fulfil the selection criteria.
The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Thursday 30 October 2014. Interviews are planned to take place on Friday 7 November 2014. We regret that we can only notify shortlisted candidates.
Communications and Media Officer
We are seeking to appoint a dynamic individual with strong communications skills to assist the Society in raising awareness of geography and the Society’s activities through the media, and to communicate effectively with its stakeholders, particularly through publications for Fellows and members.
The post is available from 5 January 2015. It is a permanent, full time post subject to successful completion of a probationary period of four months. The salary range is £25,650 to £27,190 per annum depending on experience and qualifications. The post is based in Kensington, London.
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To apply, please email Caitlin Watson, Head of Public Engagement and Communications at firstname.lastname@example.org, with a copy of your CV, your current salary details and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the post and how you fulfil the selection criteria. Please also include relevant examples of your communications work to date.
Applications must be received by 9am on Monday 10 November 2014. Interviews are planned to take place on Monday 17 November 2014. We regret that we can only notify shortlisted applicants.
Working at RGS-IBG
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Candidates selected for interview will be contacted shortly after the closing date. We are unable to respond individually to other candidates.
Staff are based at our headquarters in Kensington, London.
We advise candidates to read our Annual Review and Strategic Plan.
The Society offers a work experience programme for enthusiastic geographers, who are studying geography at university and also for geography ambassadors.
All placements are unpaid and based in London at the RGS-IBG. We do not pay expenses or provide accommodation.
Careers with geography
For further information about using your geography qualification for careers and progression see study geography.