Position Type: Part-time, contract (August 31 2020 – Dec 19th 2020) with option to renew in January 2021
Hours: 7.5-23 hours/week
About Earth Path:
Earth Path is a non-profit organization based in the Ottawa region, dedicated to fostering meaningful relationships between people and the natural world. Since 2013 we have offered programs for people of all ages, including nature school programs for children, field walks for adults, and workshops for teachers, aiming to support the growth of healthy, whole communities connected to the natural world.
Earth Path is looking to hire a part-time Nature Educator (aka. Mentor) to join their teaching team in Ottawa this fall. We are seeking sprightly candidates who have experience working with children in a creative, active setting, preferably in the outdoors. As an ideal candidate, you are friendly, adventurous, and professional, interested in developing naturalist and/or wilderness skills, and able to mentor children in activities such as shelter-building, whittling, sensory awareness games, story-telling, and nature crafts. Candidates who are keen to learn some of these skills on the job are welcome to apply.
Successful applicants will also ideally:
If interested in applying, please send your job-specific resume, cover letter and 2 professional references to us at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. Please see Earth Path’s website for more information about our programming and approach, http://www.earthpath.ca, or contact Acting Director, Nikki Satira, at email@example.com or (613)-858-8822.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Position will be open until filled. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Earth Path is committed to developing an inclusive work environment through our hiring process and we recognize people from diverse professional, cultural and educational backgrounds. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals including, but not limited to: women in STEM; visible minorities; Indigenous peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions. We also encourage applicants who do not meet all of the preferred skills, but feel they would be a good fit for the position to apply and explain why in their cover letter.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 27 2020 ID: 57132