Positions: Seasonal Environmental Education Assistant (Changing Currents)
Location: Head office is based in Toronto with travel throughout Mississauga and the GTA, Ontario
Hours: f/t 3-month contract, April–June 2019
EcoSpark Backgrounder: EcoSpark is an environmental charity that empowers people to take an active role in protecting and sustaining nature. We do this by giving people the tools for education, monitoring and influencing positive change. We have a strong reputation in the areas of education, citizen science, community engagement and collaboration. To date, we have directly worked with over 76,000 youth and adults from across southern Ontario in over 20 watersheds and 15 school boards. For more information, visit http://www.ecospark.ca.
Position Description: We are looking for 3 dynamic, driven and well-organized individuals to join EcoSpark. The successful candidate will assist in the implementation of the Changing Currents program across the Greater Toronto Area. This citizen science program engages grade 6-12 students in stream monitoring in order to raise awareness about the reality and importance of watershed health. The Environmental Education Assistant will lead stream study sessions and assist with program administration, planning and promotion.
This is a full-time 3-month contract for the months of April to June 2019. There is a possibility of contract extension dependent on funding.
Application Deadline: February 25th, 2019
Employment Type: Full-Time 3 month contract from April to June 2019.
Anticipated Start Date: April 1st, 2019
Location: Toronto and Mississauga, ON with travel throughout the GTA/Greenbelt
Reports to: Environmental Education Coordinator
To apply, please email a resume and cover letter in a single PDF document to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Seasonal Environmental Education Assistant (Changing Currents)” in the subject line.
NO phone calls please
EcoSpark is an equal opportunity employer.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 1 2019 ID: 50912