Environmental Education Instructor

Company: YMCA of the Rockies

Job Type: Seasonal

Job Description

YMCA of the Rockies Environmental Education Program is hiring teachers for the fall season! Environmental Education Instructors will teach environmental education classes in Rocky Mountain National Park, lead team-building activities, perform organization and cleaning tasks, communicate with schools and school leaders, and assist in any projects or tasks that better the Environmental Education Program.

Contract dates are August 22nd-November 4th, 2022.

Location: YMCA of the Rockies – Estes Park Center in Estes Park, Colorado, walking distance from Rocky Mountain National Park.

Benefits: Instructors receive three paid-for certifications: Wilderness First Aid (WFA), Project Learning Tree (PLT), and Better Environmental Education Learning Teaching Expertise Sharing (BEETLES). Along with two weeks of staff development training on natural history, team building (low ropes course), adventure, lesson planning, EDI, working with students with disabilities, and more! Staff will also get to join the YMCA of the Rockies Staff Experience outings that go into Rocky Mountain National Park and do day trips to other parts of Northern Colorado. The Rocky Mountain Living Package is available to all seasonal staff which includes lodging, all meal expenses, laundry, utilities, Wi-Fi, gear rentals, ski passes, and so much more!


How to Apply

To apply go to: https://jobs.ymcarockies.org/, go to Seasonal Jobs- Search all Jobs- Activities and Recreation- Environmental Education Instructor. For questions contact Sami Wolniakowski (Outdoor Education Director): [email protected]
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Job Type: Seasonal
Job Starting Date:
August 22, 2022
Application Closing Date:
August 10, 2022
Job Salary Range:
13.00 to 14.00
Years of Experience: 1 – 2 years