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Join us and help young people in Cambridge and beyond find a life-long interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

Science Communicator

If you want to help us get young people enthused about learning science and using STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) skills to better understand the world around them; if you are creative, energetic and enthusiastic; if you want to see your work have life-changing impact; and if you would like to be part of a dynamic, friendly and supportive team, then we would love to hear from you!

Role:  Science Communicator

Reporting to:  Head of Programmes & Delivery

Location:  Cambridge, UK

Salary:  ~£25,000

Job Purpose

A Science Communicator at CSC is involved in all aspects of our science engagement with young learners, their teachers and their families. These interventions are hosted at our Centre in Cambridge and taken out to schools and communities (mostly within a 90 minute driving distance of Cambridge). Your work will include both supporting the development of educational materials as well as delivering STEM shows, workshops and activities. Our exciting on-the-road engagements can be in the form of single-day events to schools and communities, or you can be part of the team that sets up, runs and packs-down our multi-day to multi-week pop-up science centre as it travels around the East of England. We also have opportunities to work on the creation of educational science videos and content for our monthly “OpenUpScience” magazine.

How to apply:

For the full job role, please find out more by clicking this link.  Science Communicator

To apply, please forward application in the form of your covering letter and CV to joannestaines@cambridgesciencecentre.org

Closing Date: 17th June 2022

We value diversity and welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds. We seek to employ people based on their ability to carry out the requirements of the role and no applicant will receive less favourable treatment on the grounds of disability, gender, race, religion or belief, age, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, or caring responsibilities.