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Environmental Educator- Schools Team Lead, Center for Wildlife- Dynamic and unique conservation medicine and environmental education center seeks full-time, experienced and passionate environmental education professional. Under the supervision of the Medical Clinic and Education Program Director, the Environmental Educator- Schools Team Lead (EE-STL) assists with coordinating booking, promoting, presenting, creating displays and materials, administrative support, and ambassador care and enrichment for the Education Program. The EE-STL is also responsible for representing CFW and providing tours and attending fundraising events where appropriate. The EE-STL serves as a member of the CFW team and will provide the MCEPD and Marketing and Outreach Coordinator with support in all aspects of the Education program as needed.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, self-motivation, along with a natural curiosity for learning and growing. Candidates should display an ability to incorporate stories, statistics, current wildlife challenges, and opportunities for citizen stewardship in spoken and written word, along with specific knowledge of New England Wildlife- range, diets, habitats, current challenges, research, and management practices.  BA / MS from a four-year college or university in the fields of environmental education, environmental science, wildlife ecology, biology, or zoology preferred. 1-2 years of experience in environmental education required. Experience creating curriculum based on STEAM and NGSS standards a plus. Due to the nature of programming, some nights and weekend work is a must. 

 The position is hourly, and includes full-time benefits such as health insurance and paid time off. Center for Wildlife also offers a positive work culture, and satisfaction at working at one of the only organizations of its kind performing critical work for wildlife and nature connection in our region. Center for Wildlife was founded in 1986, has over 20,000 followers on its social media, an annual operating budget of $750,000, 6 board members, and 11 full-time and 3 seasonal staff. Since inception CFW has treated over 50,000 injured and orphaned wild animals, and presented environmental education programming to over 100,000 community members. Center for Wildlife has recently completed fundraising, construction, and transitioning to a brand new $6M facility that includes a Nature Center, outdoor amphitheater, auditorium and indoor classroom, along with access to trails as part of it’s environmental education programming opportunities.

For complete job description, please visit: Careers & Apprenticeship | Center for Wildlife (thecenterforwildlife.org) 

To apply for this position, please review the complete position description, then send cover letter and resume to: Shelley Spanswick, Medical Clinic and Education Program Director

Environmental Educator- Schools Team Lead, Center for Wildlife- Dynamic and unique conservation medicine and environmental education center seeks full-time, experienced and passionate environmental education professional. Under…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    May 21, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

$25,000 - $30,000

Level of Language Proficiency

The position is hourly, and includes full-time benefits such as health insurance and paid time off. Center for Wildlife also offers a positive work culture, and satisfaction at working at one of the only organizations of its kind performing critical work for wildlife and nature connection in our region. 

The position is hourly, and includes full-time benefits such as health insurance and paid time off. Center for Wildlife also offers a positive work culture, and satisfaction at…

Location

On-site
Cape Neddick, York, ME, USA

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please review the complete position description, then send cover letter and resume to: Shelley Spanswick, Medical Clinic and Education Program Director

To apply for this position, please review the complete position description, then send cover letter and resume to: Shelley Spanswick, Medical Clinic and Education Program Director

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