Living Mindful Community

Early Years Educator

  • Basis:  Part-Time
  • Closing Date:  30 Sep, 2023
  • Job Ref:  KMP-85032

Job Description

We are looking for a facilitator for our community-based project in Malta. We would like to introduce the Forest School concept, which involves a sense of community, self-learning path and outdoor experience to Malta and are starting with one group of children aged 2-4 years old. The person employed would be integral to our project and helping us realise our dream of nurturing a community inspired by the Forest School ethos in Malta. The ideal candidate would have a background in Early Years Education but would be passionate about the Forest School concept and would be willing to be trained as a Forest School Leader.

Above all, we are looking for someone who practices non-violent communication, believes deeply in community and understands the importance of the role they are taking on.

Start date: October 2nd 2023. Part-time contract. 25 hours. Two months holidays.


  • Essential
    • Early years qualification or equivalent (or undergoing studies)
    • Current Paediatric First Aid certificate
    • Experience in outdoor education with children aged 2-5 years
    • A love for working outdoors and knowledge of outdoor activities
    • Fluent English
  • Desirable
    • Proficient in Maltese
    • Forest School Leader or Assistant Forest School Leader certificate
    • Other outdoor experiences and/or qualifications (eg. bushcraft)
    • Music / art / dance / gardening skills or qualifications