Our team of explainers help our visitors especially families enjoy their visit to the hands on science and discovery exhibition. You will be interacting with the children and assisting them with the science activities, making their visit fun and informative as well as clean and safe. You will also take our birthday parties and present our science shows to the public.
You will need to be confident, enthusiastic and outgoing with excellent communication and customer care skills. An interest and understanding of science is key and experience of working with the public would be an advantage. If you have a bright and friendly nature and like interacting with all different age groups then why not come and join us!
The Look Out Discovery Centre is a very popular visitor attraction with a hands on science and discovery exhibition, gift shop, coffee shop and play area, set in 1,000 hectares of Crown Estate woodlands. The Look Out opens 7 days a week. Our aim is to make sure that our visitors have a safe, relaxing and enjoyable experience at all times, and the successful applicant will play a key role in achieving this.
The ability to converse easily with members of the public and respond effectively to questions in spoken English is also required.
This is a permanent position so successful candidates will need to be available on an on-going basis.
How to Apply
Please apply online (see below).
Please read the Application Pack before you apply for this job. It contains information that you will need to refer to when applying. Not referring to this information is likely to reduce your chances of success.
The Look Out Discovery Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff working with children/young people will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.