Outreach Educator

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Deadline to Apply:

Friday, March 13, 2020, 5:00pm

Address:

Ogden, UT
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Full-time

Job Description:

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide environmental education programming to first grade students throughout the state of Utah
  • Transport materials and animals for programming using company vehicles
  • Assist with on-site education programs as assigned, including school programs, preschool programs, summer camps and community programs
  • Help train education animals for educational presentations
  • Assist in maintaining accurate records of education programs, materials, travel expenses and mileage reports
  • Participate in events and fundraisers
  • Assist with PR opportunities, including booths at community events
  • Other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree or higher in environmental education, wildlife biology, education, or related field preferred
  • Prior handling of small reptiles and experience in informal education is highly desirable  
  • Must be able to hold and move birds of prey, snakes and other wildlife safely 
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds, walk up to one mile on uneven terrain in all weather conditions, and speak to large groups  
  • Enjoy working with people of all ages and has excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must be articulate, with good writing skills
  • Highly organized
  • Computer proficient (Word, Excel, email)
  • Love working and being outdoors

 

Position Start Date:

Monday, April 27, 2020

Job Duration:

Permanent

How to Apply:

Send resume, cover letter, and three references to:

Stefanie Zwygart, Education Director

Ogden Nature Center

education@ogdennaturecenter.org

 

 or mail to:

966 W. 12th St., Ogden, UT 84404

 

Applications must be received by:  5pm on March 13th 2020

 

Job Compensation:

Salary

Compensation Information:

Benefits:

  • Health insurance and SIMPLE IRA retirement plan with company match
  • $30,000 salary
  • Generous paid leave time, plus paid holidays and additional paid vacation days
  • The opportunity to be a part of a passionate and talented team
  • Discounts at the Nest Gift Shop

Contact Name:

Stefanie Zwygart

Contact Phone:

801-621-7595

Contact Email:

education@ogdennaturecenter.org