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Discovery Program at Camp Allen
Navasota, TX, United States
19 days ago
Discovery Program at Camp Allen
Navasota, Texas, United States
19 days ago

Description

The Discovery Program at Camp Allen is searching for a residential Environmental Education Instructor for the 2021-2022 school year.  Requirements to apply are a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, experience working with youth and a desire to wo activities on 1100 acres of pine and hardwood forest in Eastern Texas. All necessary trainings and certifications such as Level I ACCT low and high ropes challenge, NASP or USA archery, ACA flatwater canoe/kayak, Red Cross or AHA first aid/CPR, etc. are furnished and paid as a part of our on-site staff development.   School year begins August 15 and endsrk and play outdoors.   Instructors teach and lead groups of students from local public and private schools in a variety of environmental, outdoor and adventure education classes and June 1.  Salary for beginning instructors is $300 weekly + full room and board and health insurance. 

Please reply by sending resume and cover letter to Candy Moore, Director at candym@campallen.org



Requirements

Job Requirements for Discovery Instructor

 Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university, experience working with youth in an outdoor setting, a deep appreciation of nature and a desire to share this with others, plus an enjoyment working out of doors in all kinds of weather.

Job description:

  • Teach groups of students in the following areas:  *  Forest Ecology  *  Wildlife Communities  *  Aquatic Biology  *  Challenge Course  *  Garden and Farm  *  Conservation  *  Archeology  *  Texas Living History  *  Native American Studies 
  • Emphasize interdependency, cooperative behavior, and a positive lifestyle through example and instruction.
  • Utilize opportunities to develop and implement new teaching strategies and lessons.
  • Gain understanding about and utilize effective class management techniques, following the Discovery Discipline System.
  • Maintain and develop environmental program areas.
  • Provide written documentation and materials to the Discovery Program for lessons used.
  • Promote the program to potential clients when given the opportunity.
  • Organize and supervise school programs when required.
  • Participate in a community living and working atmosphere, attempting to maintain positive working relationships with all other Camp Allen staff.
  • Express commitment and responsibility toward Camp Allen’s program, facility, and property.
  • Inform the director of any suggested improvements or breach in policy.
  • Participate in a semiannual review process conducted by the instructor and the director.
  • Perform any other duties considered to be imperative for Camp Allen’s smooth operation

Job Information

  • Job ID: 56273266
  • Location:
    Navasota, Texas, United States
  • Position Title: Discovery Instructor
  • Company Name: Discovery Program at Camp Allen
  • Industry: Conservation Education K-12/Public
  • Job Function: Other
  • Entry Level: Yes
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: 1-2 Years
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $300.00 - $300.00 (Hourly Wage)
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