Overview

Solano RCD currently has a vacancy for the Education Program Educator position. This position is approximately 50% of full time equivalent (FTE) this school year from March 2022 through June 2022 and/or August through May in the 22-23 school year. Educators working half-time employment receive 50% of organization benefits, including a health stipend and holiday pay. The total number of actual work hours will vary each week. Program Educator schedules can be planned months in advance and arranged to accommodate employee needs. This position is seasonal and non-exempt.
Individuals selected for this position will occasionally report to the Solano RCD office located in Dixon, CA, and will also attend lessons and field trips in the cities of Benicia, Dixon, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Suisun City, Vacaville, Vallejo and some unincorporated areas of Solano County. During the 2021-2022 school year, educators are facilitating activities via distance learning from their home, our office, or in the field using agency-owned laptops. Stipends for personal laptop use will be available.
The Program Educator is responsible for facilitating a variety of water-focused environmental education programs provided to school age youth throughout Solano County. The work of the Program Educator is to ignite curiosity and inspire children and teens to explore, understand, and care for their local watershed.

Tagged as: Teaching/Education

Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree, K-12 education, Environmental Education

About Solano Resource Conservation District

Solano Resource Conservation District (Solano RCD) is a special district to the State of California which works closely with a variety of local and regional partners to enhance and protect Solano County watersheds through strategic restoration activities, water education and outreach programs, and by offering conservation planning and watershed coordination services to local residents and landowners. Solano RCD staff and its Board of Directors strive towards excellence, equity, inclusion, collaboration, and appreciation in the work performed and welcome candidates who share these same values.

Application Instructions

Submission: Submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position and a detailed resume with three professional work references to Caitlyn Morrissey at [email protected] Mailed application materials are also accepted. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, and applicants will be considered for the Spring 2022 session and/or the 2022-2023 (August-May) school year. Positions are open until filled.