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Itchy feet

Discussion in 'Career clinic' started by charlieghammond, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. charlieghammond

    charlieghammond New commenter

    I have been teaching outdoor adventure in the FE sector for 18 years, i'm a course leader and also have a MA in Outdoor education. I also teach ICT on a PGCE program, but i'm looking at possible opportunities abroad in the private school sectors. However there seems to be little in the way of Outdoor education as a sole position, do you think it would more prudent for me to be concentrating upskilling on the ICT aspects or do you think that i am not looking at the right vacancies for Outdoor education, which is my first love!
     
  2. monicabilongame

    monicabilongame Star commenter

    Forest Schools - I think you have to get qualified in running them but they are becoming the 'in' thing in a lot of places now.
    http://www.forestschoolsuk.co.uk/
    They do tend to be focused on the lower age groups, but I have also worked with Forest School qualified teachers in secondary schools, and also with holiday club-type weeks run by Forest School people (which obviously can pay well!!).
     
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  3. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

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    If you are thinking of opportunities abroad, then you could try asking this on this forum

    Good luck.
     
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  4. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter


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  5. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

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    Yes, @OwlTutors , you may not realise that this is contrary to the Terms and Conditions of use of the TES forums.

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