Tír na nÓg Forest School Educator
Posting Date: May 2019
Hourly wage: $16-24/hour
Tír na nÓg Forest School is a play-based, all-outdoors, all-weather outdoor preschool and Elementary program. We are seeking adventurous and enthusiastic educators to join our team. Our program’s philosophy is inspired by the belief that all young children have the innate capacity to wonder, create, and develop their gifts through self-directed play and time in nature. We offer full-day preschool programs Mondays through Thursdays, and full-day Elementary programs Mondays through Fridays.
Please visit our website at http://www.tirnanogforestschool.com to review our practises, programs and policies.
To apply, please e-mail cover letter and resume to:
We thank all applicants for their interest however only candidates invited for an interview will be contacted.
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About Forest Schools & Nature Schools
Organizations & Resources
* Take Me Outside http://takemeoutside.ca/
* Child and Nature Alliance http://www.childnature.ca
* Nature Child Reunion http://naturechildreunion.ca
* Nature Deficit Disorder - "a range of current child health issues arising from a lifestyle
that focuses on screen time rather than outdoor exploration"
* Green & Eco-friendly Kid's Books
* Last Child in the Woods
Richard Louv http://richardlouv.com/
* Outdoor & Environmental Education - orgs, schools, links, resources
Outdoor Education: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outdoor_education
Environ Ed.: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_education
Orgs., schools & links: http://www.planetfriendly.net/learn.html#ee
Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario (COEO) http://www.coeo.org/
* Nature-based homeschooling
* Environmental Psychology
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 6 2019 ID: 53369