This is a seasonal position responsible for delivering environmental education classes for youth grades K-12 at Fortson 4-H Center in Hampton, GA, just south of Atlanta. The primary responsibility is to independently lead classes with a focus on ecology, team building, living history and outdoor skills. Other responsibilities involve animal care, maintenance of facilities and grounds, housekeeping, and other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Education, Natural Science, Environmental Education, Biology, Outdoor Education or related fields preferred, but in-house training is provided along with a curriculum. Knowledge and skills include, but are not limited to: commitment, genuine interest in child development, dynamic personality, well-developed communication skills, creativity and leadership ability. Must be able to work in adverse physical and weather conditions and walk often throughout day to fulfill job responsibilities. Be able to lift approximately 50 pounds. This position start date changes with each season. Please attach your cover letter and resume, along with 3 references on your resume to your online application. Housing is available on site for $20.00 a week