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Education Assistant

Sheffield Cathedral

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If you have an interest in the history of Sheffield and its Cathedral and enjoy working with children, this role may be for you.

You will have the opportunity to use your experience of working with children (e.g. teaching or volunteering in a school) to deliver practical hands-on living history activities. These activities are linked to the National Curriculum and will be delivered to primarily groups of KS1 and KS2 children as directed and supervised by the Cathedral's Events and Operations Manager.

To do this role you would need to be available on a regular basis - we usually get several weeks' notice for a school visit although occasionally schools book in at short notice.

The opportunity will run occasional weekdays from 9-3 to cover school visits - term time only.

Befriending, Buddying & Mentoring,Teaching & Training

Creative & Design,Reading & Writing,Art & Craft,Organising & Planning,Conservation,Research

An interest in the history of Sheffield and its Cathedral Enjoy working with children Regular availability - usually we get several weeks' notice of a school visit although occasionally schools book in at short notice. We would prefer you to have experience of working with children e.g. teaching, teaching assistant, volunteer in schools/university, uniformed group assistant/leader, youth worker. Training will be given in session content and classroom technique. What you gain: . Opportunity to build confidence . Excellent experience for anyone thinking of pursuing a career in education, who has worked in schools and wishes to maintain their skills or who is thinking of working or volunteering in the heritage sector. . Social contact

Sharing your love of history and Sheffield's heritage with the next generation. Utilisation of your skills and experience.

Further location details may be provided below.

Chris Carrington

Church Street, Sheffield

S1 1HA

Church Street, Sheffield. Any bus route into the City Centre; Supertram stops directly outside the Cathedral. The Cathedral is located at the bottom of Fargate and opposite the Cutlers Hall.

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Building is accessible with ramps and lifts installed to the majority of the building, heritage of the building means 1 chapel and crypt are not accessible.

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