lucyt - Educator Profile


I am a practical person, an educator and facilitator by heart with a varied career including Youth and Environment Officer , Youth Arts and Media Project Leader, Vocational Curriculum development, fundraising and delivery, programming outdoor workshops for various community groups, for design, making planting and growing. Experience which has led me to spend most of my time in parks and gardens, mainly community ones since 2000. Now Chair of Appleby Edibles, Allotments and Community Garden since 2018.  We have been evicted, given another garden and then the old one back, so now have 2 spaces.  I have built up good relationships with Local Authorities and people interested, hoping to support local schools, Green Ambassadors and Influencers with City and Guilds Level 1 Horticulture , Design and Citizenship. I am looking to work to develop my own career too.

Qualifications and skills

Relevant Qualifications and Training.
Cumbria Action for Sustainability Carbon Literacy Training       8 hrs                           Oct     2021
Permaculture Design.  Educator  Diploma.              In progress                                                                                               
Mental Health 1st Aid for Covid 19. Public Health England .  Basic                            July 2020
RHS Garden Design and Horticulture Level 2. Capel Manor Regents Park London             2015
Sustainability in the Curriculum Updates.     London Environmental Educators Forum QE II OP 1 Day Training CPD                                                                                                                          2015
Orchards Project Leader.  QE II Olympic Park.London E5. 1 Day Training  CPD               2015
Orchards Project Leader.  Camley St. London NW1 1 Day Training  CPD                      2013
Permaculture Diploma. PAB & IDEP Bali, Indonesia 72hrs                                                     2013
Ma Art in Architecture. Public Engagement in Regeneration. University of East London 2000
B.Ed . Secondary Design & Technology. Resistant Materials.   DfE No.  RP92 / 49381  1993
London College of Furniture. HND Furniture Design and Craft.   Highly Commended       1988
Barnet College of FE. Art and Design. Foundation                                                                   1985 

Skills, technical expertise and areas of interest: 

Garden Design,  installation and maintenance.

Areas of Permaculture Design Experience: 

Garden Design,  installation and maintenance.

Teaching Information
Offering teaching in the following geographical areas
Anywhere .I teach at weekends.I can accommodate families.I can accommodate partners.I can accommodate students.

Please contact me for details.

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