School Programs Coordinator, September-June

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Deadline to Apply:

Thursday, September 8, 2016, 12:00pm



Bronx, NY
United States

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Job Description:

Specific Duties & Responsibilities:

  • With Program Coordinator, meet and greet incoming school groups; orchestrate flow of groups through the Adventure Garden. Create daily assignments and coordinate logistics for staff and volunteers based on program needs.
  • With Program Coordinator, schedule and supervise school program team which includes Interns, Instructors, and Adult Volunteers.
  • Manage school supplies inventory, informing ECAG Coordinator when items need refinement or replenishment.
  • Model for and mentor staff, volunteers and Intern Explainers in applying best practices in outdoor science teaching techniques with visiting school groups.
  • Provide on-site instruction for school groups, as needed.
  • Assist Program Coordinator with other duties as needed.

Schedule: Tuesday-Friday, 9am-3pm beginning September 13, 2016 - June 23, 2017


  • Bachelor's Degree in Education, Museum Education, Environmental Education or related field. Master’s degree preferred
  • Master-level teacher with experience teaching science, preferably outdoors, to early childhood and elementary-aged children
  • Ability to mentor seasonal staff in best teaching process necessary, as well as mentoring adult and teen volunteers, prior experience preferred
  • Leadership skills required and supervisory experience preferred
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills
  • Significant organizational skills required

How to Apply:

Upload resume and cover letter to HR web portal