Do you love teaching young children and have a passion for nature? Are you creative, energetic, engaging and genuinely interested in connecting young children to the natural world? PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration is looking for an outstanding candidates to teach nature programs to children ages 2-8 in the Greater Boston area.
Afterschool Teacher Naturalist
Lead children in outdoor exploration with hands-on investigation, active movement and play, songs, games, stories and projects. You would be primarily be teaching after school classes for K-2nd grade, which are held in the afternoon (typically for 1 hour) at local schools in areas such as Newton, Wellesley, Cambridge, Dedham, etc. This is a 10 - 15 hour a week, part-time position; the number of classes per week vary depending on the season. There is potential for other teaching positions throughout the year. Compensation is $15/hour.
- Prior teaching experience with 2-6 year olds and/or K-2nd graders
- Experience in outdoor education and/or degree in the natural sciences a plus
- Dependable, responsible, and organized
- Fun-loving, creative, and engaging
- College graduate
- Must have a car
Accepting applications until position is filled.
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