Teacher-Naturalist: Montana

Agency
Glacier Institute
Location
West Glacier, MT
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
Website
http://www.glacierinstitute.org/Employment-Volunteer-Opportunities_W4396.cfm
Salary
$800/mo.
Start Date
06/01/2017
Last Date to Apply
03/26/2017
Description
Field Camp Teacher/Naturalists assist the Program Manager with day-to-day operations of the Glacier Institute Field Camp. Teacher/Naturalist responsibilities vary from leading groups of varying ages and abilities on educational hikes in and around Glacier National Park to providing in-house educational programs for guests. Teacher/Naturalists are given training in basic naturalist skills as well as teaching techniques They have the opportunity to learn from expert Naturalists during our catalogue courses, teach programs on the ecology of the Crown of the Continent ecosystem to children and adults during our custom programs and lead private groups on educational expeditions to all corners of Glacier National Park.

Benefits:
Free room and partial board
$800/month stipend
Employee Glacier Park pass
An outstanding education and a gorgeous place to live and work
**Please apply by sending your resume, cover letter, and three references to register@glacierinstitute.org
Qualifications
At least two years of undergraduate education in the natural sciences, education, or a related field.
One season experience teaching outdoor education or similar programs. Demonstrate skills in developing and implementing outdoor education learning concepts.
At least one year of experience working with people of all ages in a variety of circumstances.
Excellent physical condition relative to hiking and variable weather conditions.
Current and valid driver's license with an excellent driving record to be insurable under The Glacier Institute's automobile insurance policy.
Ability to live on-site and in a small community with other employees and work in the field.
Self-motivated, able to work efficiently with little supervision & committed to high quality work.
Those with a working knowledge of the northern Rocky Mountain ecosystem will receive first consideration if other criteria have been satisfactorily met.
Current Wilderness First Aid and CPR certifications required
Contact Person
Dawn Glynn
Contact Phone
4067551211
Contact eMail
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