Company EcoSolutions
Location Far North, Northland
Pay & Benefits To Be Negotiated
Listed Wed 20 Dec, 2:32 pm
Type Part time, Contract/Temp
Reference EcoSolutions
Part time: fixed term – 1 year
An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join our EcoSolutions team based in the Mid North Hokianga region. We are seeking genuine applications from people passionate about the environment and willing to step up and help educate people in a variety of waste minimisation strategies on both a local and global level.
EcoSolutions has contracts with local and national government to deliver waste minimisation education in schools and to the Northland community. Our current team are instrumental in making positive changes within Northland by increasing social awareness of topics such as: Plastics in the Ocean, recycling, upcycling, composting, E Waste, water conservation, zero waste and preservation of natural resources.
The role will be a varied one and will include working with children, adults, businesses,
The successful candidate will be an experienced educator who has a dynamic confident and engaging delivery style, with the ability to connect with a diverse range of people of different ages and backgrounds.
Preferred skill set includes:
Environmental conservation
Experience in waste minimisation education
Sustainable land based and horticulture practices
Primary/secondary/ tertiary teaching qualification
Hands on experience in the education sector
Sound IT skills
Must have a full and clean NZ drivers licence
Must have a clean police record
Preferred personal attributes include:
Ability to work independently and be an active team member
Able to set priorities and meet deadlines
Flexible and resilient
Able to remain calm under pressure
Prepared to go the extra mile
Willing to work outside normal working hours when required
Happy to get stuck in and get the job done
If this sounds like you please send a cover letter along with your resume.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.