Environmental education program instructor

Environmental instructor teaching children

Build-A-Field Trip, a South Florida based environmental education company, is currently recruiting for a part-time (approximately two to three days a week), seasonal Education Program Instructor for its school programs. The individual in this position will be primarily responsible for facilitating out of school environmental field trips throughout South Florida.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate field trips by providing experimental environmental programs that promote conservation, sustainability and a general understanding of scientific principles.
  • Coordinate logistics while on field trips to ensure smooth operations (prepare student meals, coordinate with location representation, keep timely schedule).
  • Ensure the health and well-being of all participants on field trips.
  • Engage with students and adults, ranging in ages from eight years old and above, in a way that connects them with a greater understanding of the natural environment around them.

Experience and Education:

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Ecology or related field from an accredited college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience teaching in an informal or formal setting is preferred but not required.

All applicants should send a cover letter and resume to info@buildfieldtrip.com. Additional information can be found on their website.