Camp Instructor Nature Adventures - Temporary for Summer

Temporary Summer Opportunity for part or all of period from June 5–August 16

Position Summary

The Camp/Class Instructor will work with the Nature Adventures Manager and other lead and assistant instructors in science programs for children ages 4-14 at the Museum and at the Sea Center.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Work with Nature Adventures Manager, other lead instructors, and assistant instructors.
  • Interface with parents during check-in and check-out periods.
  • Be prepared for camp by reading the curricula and prepping pertinent supplies.
  • Teach and facilitate camp activities ranging in a variety of natural history and science-based subjects.
  • Breakdown and organize supplies at the close of each camp day.
  • Work with Counselors-in-Training (youth volunteers ages 13-17) to help support camps. Provide feedback and recommendations for CITs to Nature Adventures Manager and/or Assistant.
  • Maintain appropriate control of class during sessions.
  • Supervise the assistant instructors during sessions.
  • Supervise, manage, and teach group activities.
  • Other duties as needed.

Must be available for the following schedule

  • Wednesday, June 5, Mandatory Training
  • Monday–Friday, June 10– August 16 (8:15 AM–4:45 PM)

Essential Requirements

  • Experience in leading classroom-based informal educational programs or related work
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Self-motivated and creative

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