Outdoor Educator

Job

Address:

Multiple Locations, CT
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Other

Job Description:

Nature's Classroom is looking for Outdoor Educators for our Spring 2022 season. APPLY NOW if you're interested in working with kids, being outside, exploring New England, and living with a team of Outdoor Educators! We are hiring educators in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, and Connecticut

Residential Program

Instructors deliver residential, 1 to 5 day environmental education programs to 4th - 8th grade students. We focus on social and emotional learning, science and engineering skills, and adventure education. The hands-on lessons focus on building critical thinking skills and exploring the connections between the natural and human-made world. Some of our favorite activities include wilderness survival, wood carving, aquatic biology, science fair, and outdoor cooking! Instructors also facilitate team building (initiatives and low ropes) to develop students’ leadership and problem-solving skills. Instructors are responsible for educating a group of 10-12 students throughout the program, including facilitating day and evening lessons. We are committed to providing the highest quality educational experience to our schools and are looking for enthusiastic, dedicated educators to join our team! 

Dates of Employment 

  • ASAP - June 10th, 2022 (includes paid training)

Salary

  • $95-$110 per day 

Accommodations/Benefits

  • Room and board provided!
  • Mileage reimbursement for work related travel.
  • Relocation Assistance

Desired Experience and Qualifications 

  • Experience working with elementary and middle school students (especially in an outdoor setting).
  • Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19
  • Ability to walk/ hike 3-5 miles per day
  • Ability to work as part of a team of outdoor educators.
  • A passion for outdoor education!

*We are unable to support  J1 visas at this time

https://www.naturesclassrooms.com/

Seeking staff for the following locations: 

  • Freedom, New Hampshire
  • Groton, Massachusetts
  • Ivoryton, Connecticut
  • Yarmouth Port, Maine
  • Lakeside, Connecticut
  • Ocean Park, Maine

How to Apply:

Please email your resume, a short cover letter detailing why you are interested in being an outdoor educator, and three professional references (name, email, phone number) to us at staff@naturesclassrooms.com.