Overview

Position Description: As one of 10 participants in the year-long fellowship, you develop teaching, interpretive, and public relations techniques rooted in residential environmental education. Fellows are exposed to a wide variety of audiences and through instructing our hands-on, experiential, and inquiry-based classes. Professional growth and learning is accomplished through direct teaching experience supported by staff, professional workshops, and a series of observations and evaluations.

Tagged as: Camp Counselors, Full Time, Teaching/Education

Qualifications:

Able to commit to August 14th 2022 - August 4th, 2023
Be 21 years of age by August 14th, 2022
Interested and excited about facilitating positive, outdoor experiences for students of all ages and backgrounds
Ability to live on-site in a dormitory communal setting with 11 other Fellowship members
Willingness to operate and participate in high ropes courses
Possess a general environmental and/or science literacy

Required Skills:

Communicate clearly, effectively, and tactfully; active listener and collaborator
High level of self-motivation and enthusiasm; an eagerness and willingness to learn
Current CPR and First-Aid certification or willingness to obtain prior to start date
Computer, radio, and audio-visual equipment literacy

Preferred Skills:

B.A. or B.S. degree or any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education
Related experience as a naturalist, interpreter, camp counselor, trip leader, or other leadership roles
Experience working with children
Experience operating high ropes courses, rock climbing walls, canoeing, and other outdoor recreation activities

About Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center is a private, non-profit, accredited school that empowers people to care for the earth and each other.

Application Instructions

https://eaglebluffmn.org/employment/ Email your resumé and a copy of your most current transcript to: Henry Whitehead and Brent Burton, Fellowship Managers: [email protected] Contact three professional references and direct them to our Online Reference Form (found on our website). It is your responsibility to make sure the references are completed in a timely manner. Answer and submit the online application questions, on our website.