Public Programs Instructor, Children’s Education

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Phoenix, AZ
United States

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Job Description:

Responsibilities include:

  • Teach Family Classes and Teens in the Garden programs on a monthly basis; substitute teach for additional programs when instructors are not available
  • Prepare and organize supplies for informal programs including Teens in the Garden, Family Classes and Garden Adventures Camp; assist with preparation days for additional programs when needed
  • Assist in the implementation of outreach strategies for informal programming including event tabling and email communications
  • Effectively communicate with Education staff and volunteers and work collaboratively with other Garden department staff members

Position Requirements include:

  1. Experience in writing, developing, or teaching science and environmental curriculum in an informal educational environment
  2. Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task effectively
  3. Enthusiasm and excellent interpersonal skills
  4. Flexibility to work well in a team environment
  5. Strong written and oral communications skills
  6. Light bending and lifting (up to 25 lbs.) associated with routine job duties

How to Apply:

To apply, please e-mail resume and letter of interest to Human Resources at:, fax to: 480 481.8173, or mail to:

Human Resources, Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008