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Position: Environmental Educators
Type: as needed / by contract 
Organization: Ripple Coast
Location: Greater Vancouver, British Columbia

Duties and responsibilities

  • Deliver curriculum-based hands-on education programs in schools or in nature
  • Development or modifying of programs as needed
  • Communicate effectively with school contacts, parents, or teachers

Qualifications

  • Experience as a main or lead teacher/educator to students (K-12)
  • Access to a vehicle
  • First Aid/CPR certification and criminal record check or willingness to obtain one
  • Experience working with students of all ages and backgrounds
  • Environmental studies or related post-secondary education an asset
  • Knowledge of the environment and conservation issues as it relates to coastal British Columbia an asset

Skills and abilities

  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and problem-solve
  • Organized and resourceful with a demonstrated ability to appropriately prioritize projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enjoy working indoors or outdoors, rain or shine
  • Excellent group management skills and ability to handle a group independently

If nature, conservation and education is something that fuels your passion, then this unique opportunity is for you. It will allow you reach out to communicate with students about the incredible diversity and importance of the environment they live in. In addition, you will gain experience in nature education and a rich background on BC's important environment.

Details

Environmental educators are hired as needed and by contract terms. Educators/Naturalists should be flexible with hours. Rates of pay are $50/program with most programs running for 1 hour - 75 mins.

How to Apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to info(at)ripplecoast.org .

Email applications with "Environmental Educator" in the subject line. Attach a single PDF file for your cover letter and resume - name it your first and last name (e.g. Mark Smith.doc). Please address Cover letters to Maureen Vo.

We thank all applicants but only those receiving an interview will be contacted.

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: May 11 2018    ID: 45634