Schumacher College News

Schumacher College News

Devon-authored deep time audio book launches crowdfunding appeal

Wednesday, 28 June, 2017
Raising £20,000 will enable Deep Time Walk to become a self-sustainable social enterprise – with profits reinvested and used to fund scholarships at Schumacher College, an international centre for nature-based learning located in Dartington, South Devon and at which Dr Harding is resident ecologist.

Employment Opportunity: Communications Coordinator

Wednesday, 28 June, 2017
Schumacher College is seeking a creative and innovative Communications Co-ordinator who can help take our work to the next level at an exciting time for the College, Dartington and the world.

Employment Opportunity: Short Course Manager

Wednesday, 28 June, 2017
Schumacher College is seeking a convenor and coordinator for our vibrant short course programme. Working with colleagues across the College, you will invite avant-garde scholars and practitioners from around the world to explore new thinking, practices and approaches to deep personal, societal and ecological transformation.

Postgraduate Support Volunteer Required

Thursday, 15 June, 2017
provide support to postgraduate students here at Schumacher College as well as to the teaching and administrative staff of the postgraduate programmes

UK Heritage Lottery Fund supports Deep Time Walk

Thursday, 15 June, 2017
We are pleased to announce that the Deep Time Walk App project team have received a £10,000 match-fund pledge from the UK Heritage Lottery Fund. As a result, the team are now crowdfunding to raise money to spread awareness and fulfil the potential of this transformative educational tool.

Career Opportunity: Fundraising Manager

Friday, 19 May, 2017
Working as part of a collaborative, multidisciplinary leadership team at the College, and across Dartington Hall Trust, you will lead and coordinate the creation and implementation of an innovative and distinctive fundraising campaign.

Career Opportunity: Campus Coordinator

Friday, 19 May, 2017
We are looking for a Campus Coordinator who will be responsible for the smooth logistical running of the one of the College campuses on a day to day basis.

Schumacher College celebrates successful Higher Education Review

Thursday, 9 March, 2017
The report confirms the judgements of the Higher Education Review panel; that the maintenance of academic standards of awards offered on behalf of the degree-awarding body, the quality and enhancement of students' learning opportunities and the quality of in-formation about learning opportunities all meet or exceed UK expectations.

The GNH Masterclass: An Advanced Program on Implementing GNH

Friday, 17 February, 2017
The GNH Masterclass program has been created in response to the growing international interest in Bhutan’s unique, alternative development paradigm, Gross National Happiness (GNH). In contrast to the narrow pursuit of economic growth for its own sake, GNH promotes the sustainable happiness and wellbeing of all life.

Career Opportunity: Vegetarian Chef

Friday, 10 February, 2017
Join a busy, enjoyable and rewarding role, catering for large numbers, working with a supportive and collaborative team.

The ‘Jali ardhi’ [Care for the land] Project

Thursday, 2 February, 2017
Dartington Hall through Ecological Design Thinking programme in Schumacher College has joined a multidisciplinary research project in collaboration with Plymouth University, Exeter University, Nelson Mandala African Institute in Tanzania, The International Water Management Institute (an CGIAR organisation). The ‘Jali ardhi’ [Care for the land] project investigates the socio-ecological resilience to soil erosion driven by extreme events in East Africa

MSC Holistic Science to pause the 2017/18 programme

Thursday, 19 January, 2017
MSc Holistic Science will not be running in the 2017-18 academic year to allow a period of reflection and renewal.

Xingu Schumacher Expedition

Thursday, 20 October, 2016
an invitation to come together with the flow of the Xingu River from the city of Altamira (state of Pará), canoeing around 100 km down the river with indigenous communities of the Volta Grande do Xingu

Help Wanted: Sustainable Horticulture Trainer and Gardener

Tuesday, 30 August, 2016
The post will appeal to a committed, knowledgeable and enthusiastic food grower, with the confidence and experience to support educational gardens, our horticultural apprentices and other diverse groups in horticultural activity
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