The Environmental Education Unit (EEU) of An Taisce is now recruiting for the position of Green-Campus Manager to oversee the development and delivery of the Green-Campus Programme.

The EEU operates a number of highly successful national and international environmental education and management programmes such as Green-Schools, Blue Flag, Green-Campus, GLOBE, National Spring Clean, Climate Action Programme, Clean Coasts and Learning about Forests.

The Green-Campus Programme is an evolution of Green-Schools (known internationally as Eco-Schools) which is a programme developed by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) and has been in operation in Ireland since 2007. The Programme in Ireland is considered international best practice and a pioneer in innovation and development. At present 27 Campuses and hospitals are formally registered on the Programme and ten of these have been awarded the Green Flag. The Programme encourages practical environmental education and the empowerment of campuses to become exemplar in environmental stewardship. Stakeholder driven, bottom up approaches to environmental management facilitated by Green-Campus has delivered benefits to the environment, campus management, students and learning, and to local and wider communities.

The post will be full-time for an initial period of 12 months, with a 3 month probationary period. The post will be 32.75 hours per week but a degree of flexibility of working hours around evenings and weekends will be expected.

Closing date: 5 pm Friday 26th October 2018
Apply: Email completed application forms to Dawn Parkinson at:

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