Assistant Teacher Naturalist Summer 2017
PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration's mission is to connect the youngest naturalists, ages 2 to 8 (and their parents and caregivers) to the open spaces in their communities. PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration is located in Newton, MA and serves the Greater Boston area.
Lead children in outdoor exploration with hands-on investigation, active movement and play, songs, games, stories and projects. Provide support to the Team and Lead Teacher naturalists. This is a part-time position from 8:30am-1:00pm daily, with opportunities for extended day from 1:00-3:00pm. Compensation is $11/hour.
Summer positions have a flexible schedule based on registration, with weekly commitments from June - August. Our Summer 2017 camp season is June 5th - September 1st. There is potential for teaching opportunities during our February Vacation program (February 21st - 24th) and our April Vacation program (April 18th - 21st).
-Prior teaching experience with 2-5 year olds and/or K-2nd graders
-Experience in outdoor education and/or degree in the natural sciences a plus
-Dependable, responsible and organized
-Fun-loving, creative and engaging