Overview

Position Description: Fellows develop teaching, interpretive, and public relations techniques rooted in principles of environmental education during this year-long, residential program. 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.

This is a job for you if…
You enjoy working with youth grades 4-8
You desire to work outside
You have an inclination towards communal living
You want a job to provide professional development, mentorship, and coaching
You believe in values-based, mission driven vocation

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

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications & Skills:
Able to commit to August 14th 2023 - August 2nd, 2024
Be 21 years of age by August 14th, 2023
Interested and excited about facilitating positive, outdoor experiences for students of all ages and backgrounds
Communicate clearly, effectively, and tactfully; active listener and collaborator
High level of positivity, adaptability, and a growth mindset
Ability to live on-site in a doritory communal setting with 11 other Fellowship members

Preferred Skills:

Preferred Qualifications & 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
Experience working with children
Experience operating high ropes courses, rock climbing walls, canoeing, and other outdoor recreation activities
Experience in public speaking, public relations, and customer service

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

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, also found on our website.