Position Start Date: June 6, 2024
Embark on an unforgettable journey as a Summer Instructor in the breathtaking landscapes of Jackson Hole, Wyoming! Join our dynamic team at Teton Science Schools, where you’ll be a key player in an engaging, collaborative environment. Your mission? To captivate and educate 1st-5th graders through nature- and play-based summer programs that foster curiosity, critical thinking, and a love for the great outdoors.
As a vital part of our team, you’ll co-teach alongside passionate colleagues, orchestrating exhilarating adventures for groups of up to 13 campers each week. Picture this: leading fun, place-based lessons and activities that not only ensure safety, inclusivity, and environmental stewardship but also leave lasting imprints on young minds.
Imagine guiding eager participants through the wonders of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, delving into nature themes backed by scientific research, and unleashing creativity through silly games, crafts, and cherished traditions. Your canvas will span Grand Teton National Park and other local gems, with additional days of exploration on our captivating Jackson Campus.
If you are ready to inspire and infuse joy and knowledge into the summer days of young adventurers, while surrounded by the unparalleled beauty of Wyoming, join us in shaping a summer experience like no other!
*Though TSS offers summer programs for several age groups, this position is specifically for 1st-5th grade*
About Teton Science Schools
Teton Science Schools is a non-profit organization based in Jackson, WY. For over fifty years, Teton Science Schools have connected learners of all ages to their backyards, America’s national parks and the world by inspiring curiosity, engagement and leadership through transformative place-based education.