Conservation Begins Here.
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire Seattle high school students in the Seattle Community Program.
Position Dates: June through August
-Co-lead field based projects, such as trail building, invasive removal and habitat restoration
-Teach environmental education curriculum
-Mentor youth in job readiness and personal development
-Create a fun and productive atmosphere for crew members
-Be at least 21 years old.
-Strong interest in working with and mentoring urban youth.
-Proven experience working with youth, preferably in an outdoor/team-based setting.
-Fluency/proficiency in a second language highly desirable.
-Outdoor living skills, Experience with conservation work.
-Proven ability to manage complex logistics in an organized fashion.
-Valid driver’s license for 3+ years and clean driving record. Criminal background check must pass SCA standards.
-Possess current First Aid and CPR certifications, Wilderness First Aid preferred.
-Must have personal housing arrangements in program city
To Apply: Visit us at www.theSCA.org to create a profile, complete the basic application and then select the Leader Application when prompted. Please be sure to upload your cover letter, resume & 3 references. Once your application is complete, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the position of interest listed in the subject line so we may review your application.
SCA is an EOE dedicated to workforce diversity.
For more information about SCA, visit us at www.theSCA.org