The Edinburgh International Science Festival is advertising the following jobs for the month from April to May 2012 on their website

Science Communicators/Performers – Generation Science

Edinburgh International Science Festival operates a Schools Touring Programme called Generation Science that tours science shows and workshops to over 66,000 pupils across Scotland.

Are you energetic, good with children and naturally outgoing? We require performers to deliver science shows and workshops to primary schools all over Scotland. Performance skills and experience working with children are essential. Knowledge in science areas desirable but not essential. The tour covers the country and due to the distances travelled a full driving licence is required. Applicants must be within an hour’s commute of our Edinburgh office.

Interviews/ Casting:               26 March – 28 March
Spring touring dates:              23 April – 25 May (posts TBC)
Rehearsal/Training dates:      16 – 20  April (depending on show/workshop)

Salary between: £270 – £310 /week

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To apply please email a completed application form to:

Or by post to:
Generation Science,
Suite 1, Mitchell House,
5 Mitchell Street,

Closing date 16 March 2012