The mission of the Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area is to connect residents, visitors and communities to the Schuylkill River and the Schuylkill River Trail by serving as a catalyst for civic engagement and economic development in order to foster stewardship of the watershed and its heritage.
Schuylkill River Greenways is looking to grow its education programs. These programs include our K-12 watershed education program, Schuylkill Explorers, and our career development program for high school students, Schuylkill Environmental Career Opportunities (Schuylkill ECO). SRG envisions expanding our educational programs in area school districts and community groups throughout the year. Additionally, educational programming will continue to be developed and implemented during the annual Pedal & Paddle programs as well as other community outreach events.
Directly reporting to the Education Director, the Education Coordinator is responsible for developing curriculum to enhance educational programs, hosting environmental education programs at the SRG office’s Pottstown Riverfront Park site and at clients’ sites, and managing logistics of the annual Schuylkill ECO programming for high school students. This position will oversee making Schuylkill ECO an annual program in new high schools. This person may also have some responsibilities in coordinating local events within the Pottstown community and Schuylkill River Heritage Area. This is a 20 hour per week position with occasional evening and weekends for events and programming, the hours are flexible and will vary week to week.
The applicant should be comfortable with the outdoors as the position will entail leading outdoor/ in-stream educational programming. Additionally, this position will also require work in an office setting with administrative and program support as a key component.
The mission of the Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area is to connect residents, visitors and communities to the Schuylkill River and the Schuylkill River Trail by serving as a catalyst for civic engagement and…
Please send cover letter and resume via e-mail with the subject line “Education Coordinator Position” to Sarah Crothers, Education Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
References will be requested if an interview is scheduled.
Position open until filled.
Schuylkill River Greenways National & State Heritage Area, operated by the Schuylkill River Greenway Association, is an equal opportunity employer.
Please send cover letter and resume via e-mail with the subject line “Education Coordinator Position” to Sarah Crothers, Education Director, email@example.com…