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Environmental Education Fellowship
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Deadline to Apply:
Monday, January 16, 2017, 12:00pm
Environmental Education Fellows will work to meet the School’s goals for its environmental education program. In addition to direct instruction both in the classroom and outdoors, fellows will:
- Work with PMSS staff to support the mission of Pine Mountain and provide a safe, fun learning environment for our participants
- Maintain open and consistent lines of communication with education director
- Participate in education and safety trainings
- Maintain classrooms and teaching materials. This includes helping with the care of classroom animals
- Assist with leadership on at least three adult weekend workshops
- Assist with development new curriculum and upcoming community programs and workshops
- Light trail work as needed
- Participate in weekly department meetings
- Provide quality customer service to all PMSS visitors
- Other duties as assigned
Completion of bachelor’s degree; one year of experience teaching in a format or non-formal setting; ability to hike on moderately steep trails and in variable weather; WFA and CPR certification or ability to obtain certification upon hiring; must be able to lift at least 20 pounds; must be able to pass Kentucky State Police Background Check
One year experience in education, environmental education, outdoor recreation, or related field; degree in biology, education, environmental studies, or related field; experience facilitating outdoor experiences for both children and adults
Fellows will receive a $1,000 per month stipend and are provided housing and most meals.
How to Apply:
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Susan Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org by January 16, 2017.