Overview

Summary
Coastal Camp at NatureBridge is a summer, day camp designed to combine marine and coastal ecology themes with hands-on educational activities and games, providing exciting opportunities for discovery in the great outdoors. As an integral member of the Camp Administrative Team, the Camp Mentor Teacher supervises educators, oversees curriculum and assists with program operations and staff logistics for Coastal Camp. The role is a full-time, seasonal position beginning May 3, 2021. This position is expected to run 15 or 16 weeks, but the ability to offer programs depends on state and county Covid-19 restrictions, so we are unable to guarantee a minimum number of work weeks. The end date will be no later than August 20, 2021.

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff, Teaching/Education

Required Skills:

Bachelor’s degree and two years related experience in summer camp or experiential education; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Ability to implement and model excellent risk management practices
Experience or training in equity and inclusion work
Time management and organizational skills
Wilderness First Aid and CPR certification or willingness to obtain certification before beginning employment
Valid driver's license

Preferred Skills:

Experience training and supervising staff
Experience developing environmental science curriculum
Experience working with currently and historically marginalized groups
Involvement in community service projects and volunteer projects
Proficiency with Google Suite

About Coastal Camp at NatureBridge

Founded in 1971, NatureBridge provides environmental science programs for students in the world’s best classrooms—our national parks. Our mission is to connect young people to the science and wonder of the natural world, igniting self-discovery and inspiring stewardship of the planet. As the largest residential education partner of the National Park Service, NatureBridge serves more than 30,000 students and their teachers each year and offers programs in four national parks: Yosemite National Park, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Olympic National Park and Prince William Forest Park. In order to further our mission, NatureBridge is committed to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion and to promoting equal opportunity for students and staff in the field of environmental education. For more information, visit: naturebridge.org

Application Instructions

NatureBridge is an equal opportunity employer. Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a high priority. Apply through Formstack or our website coastalcamp.org/jobs No calls, faxes, or printed materials, please. No agencies, please. Applications are due no later than February 3.