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Student Field Trips Coordinator
Category: Education

Chicago Botanic Garden
Glencoe, Illinois

Posted: Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Coordinator, Student Field Trips

Exemption Status: Salaried, Exempt
Department: Teacher & Student Programs
Joseph Regenstein, Jr. School of the Chicago Botanic Garden
Reports to: Teacher & Student Programs Director
Regular or Seasonal: Regular
Full-time or Part-time: Full-time
Supervises: Seasonal and part-time program staff, volunteers, and interns

The student field trips coordinator oversees all programs for visiting school groups, using the Chicago Botanic Garden as an educational resource to support plant and environmental science curriculum especially, and other subject as they relate to plants. Responsibilities include developing programs and training facilitators to deliver them, occasionally teaching, and also coordinating schedules and staff so that the programs run smoothly at the Garden. The job requires high energy, the ability to think on one’s feet, and commitment to turning field trips into wonderful experiences for our young visitors.

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Inquiries may be directed to Kathy Johnson,

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