Summer Camp Manager / Educator

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Deadline to Apply:

Friday, March 12, 2021, 5:00pm

Address:

Pughtown, PA
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Other

Job Description:

Duties include: Creating, planning and teaching hands-on and interactive environmental education lessons and activities, leading or assisting nature hikes, leading team-building activities, supervising outdoor recreation activities such as fishing, canoeing, and fire building, and occasionally acting as chaperones and guides on field trips for middle school aged (6th, 7th, 8th grade) children.

Preferred applicants will have a degree in Environmental Science, Education, biology, botany, horticulture, outdoor leadership, or related field. Must be comfortable in the outdoors and have a familiarity with outdoor recreation and natural sciences. Must have a demonstrated ability to be a positive role model for participants, an understanding of child development and age appropriate pedagogy, and experience working with children. An ability to engage children in fun and creative hands-on learning. First aid / cpr certification required and will be provided. Background clearances including PA Child abuse clearance, state criminal background check, FBI criminal background check, are required.

Position reports to the Executive Director and works collaboratively with our science and education staff. 

Job Duration:

Seasonal

How to Apply:

Please send a cover letter that includes relevant education program implementation experience and resumes including contacts for three professional references. Email to victoria@greenvalleys.org. Must be emailed as one PDF document.