SUMMER NATURE CAMP COORDINATOR
Position Title: Summer Camp Coordinator
Location: Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, Maine
Employee Status: Full-Time Seasonal Position, 40 hours/week, mid-June-August 20th
CMBG Mission: Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is committed to the protection, preservation and enhancement of the botanical heritage of coastal Maine for people of all ages through horticulture, education, and research.
Under the direction ofthe Youth and Family Program Coordinator, the Summer Camp Coordinator will be primarily responsible for:
Secondarily, the Summer Camp Coordinator, will also be responsible for:
The successful candidate must have a background in education, with experience teaching youth, especially young children. A degree in education or credits towards a degree in this field, is preferred, but not required. A background in environmental education is also preferred. Some knowledge of gardening and of Maine’s natural history is desirable. We’re seeking a responsible, well-organized, creative, enthusiastic, patient individual who has a love for nature and the outdoors, enjoys working with and teaching children of all ages, who loves all things green and who will enjoy working as part of our Education staff team.
This full-time seasonal position begins in mid-June (start date can be flexible) and continues until August 20th with the possibility for extended work through the end of August if candidate desires. Some weekend work will be required. Rate of pay for this position is $12.00 per hour.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter describing their interest in the position, a resume, and a list of three references to:
Erika Huber, Youth and Family Program Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline:Friday, March 22nd, 2013