We are looking for candidates who have:
At least 1 year of relevant formal or informal teaching experience, including environmental education, science education, or residential outdoor education.
The social and emotional skills to build rapport and positive relationships with people from all backgrounds, abilities, cultures, orientations, identities and communities.
A demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion within your teaching and workplace community. We especially encourage you to apply if you have lived experience as a member of (and/or extensive experience working with people from) any communities that are impacted by the historic and current system of oppression that has limited access to environmental education, or the outdoors in general.
The ability to communicate clearly to different stakeholders, including students, coworkers, supervisors, and educational partners.
A desire to learn and grow, and an openness to feedback and coaching.
The appropriate First Aid Certification for each campus location (see below) or a willingness to attain the certification prior to the start date.
The ability and willingness to perform physically challenging work outdoors and in all weather conditions on uneven terrain.
A bachelor’s degree or equivalent education, training, or experience in science, environmental or multidisciplinary studies, or a relevant field.
Ability to work flexible hours and split shifts, including evenings and occasional weekends.
*All NatureBridge Employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Final shot must occur 15 days or more before the start date. Here is the link to our full policy: NatureBridge COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. You must also pass a background check in order to be eligible for employment.
How To Apply:
Fill out the application and send your resume and 3 references to the campus you are interested in. Note that different campuses have different start and end dates, as well as some specific requirements.
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Yosemite National Park -- El Portal, California
- January 3, 2022 - June 3, 2022
- Requires a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) /CPR/AED Certifications
- Must be able to hike at least 7 miles over rough terrain
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Weekend work is required occasionally and evening work is required regularly.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing duties of this job, the employee is required to regularly stand; walk up to 7 miles on uneven terrain at 2 miles per hour pace; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb and balance; stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl; talk, hear, taste and smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.