OverviewOutdoor Educator Temporary in Calgary, AB
Branch Calgary AB CA
Post-secondary studies in education, science, environmental or related fields. Are you an enthusiastic, adaptable educator and natural communicator, who can…
Are you an enthusiastic, adaptable educator and natural communicator, who can spark an interest and engage others in learning about Alberta’s environment and natural resources? If so, we want you to join our team in Calgary to help deliver our education programs!
We have a seasonal opportunity for an outdoor educator to help deliver forest education programs to primarily grade 6 students, at an outdoor field site in Kananaskis. This is a great opportunity to build your teaching and group management skills, while enjoying each day in the outdoor classroom! Want to see what you’ll be doing? Check out our Twitter feed @insideeducation or our Facebook photo album for fun from the field!
Salary and Term
This is an 8-week, full-time term from May 1 to June 26, 2015 . Wages are $20/hour, based on a 36.25 hour workweek (Mondays through Fridays), plus 6% vacation pay.
Post-secondary studies in education, science, environmental or related fields. Preference will be given to full-time returning students who meet the Canada Summer Jobs criteria.
Experience leading groups, working with students, and/or delivering education programs.
A well-rounded understanding of Alberta’s natural resources and environment issues.
Storytelling, creativity and an ability to identify and capitalize on teachable moments.
Able to work cheerfully and safely in a remote outdoor location in all weather conditions.
You must be a safe, competent driver with a clear abstract (no convictions or suspensions) and at least 21 years old, to meet our insurance requirements.
Current standard first aid certification (or willingness to obtain before the start date). Additional safety training a desired asset.
Tell us who you are, what experiences you’ve had, and why you want to work with us! Apply online with your cover letter and resumé (just one PDF file please) by February 21, 2015 to: http://www.insideeducation.ca/about-us/join-our-team/
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-01-25