Mount Rainier Institute is searching for outstanding and passionate educators.
Environmental Education Instructors- Spring 2021- Job announcement-Like many outdoor schools, our Spring 2021 season is uncertain at this time. We have currently postponed our hiring process. You can see a sample job description below. If you are interested, you are welcome to send in your resume. We will keep resumes on file with the hopes of a fall season.
If you have any questions, please e-mail John Hayes.
In partnership with Mount Rainier National Park, the University of Washington operates the Mount Rainier Institute. Mount Rainier Institute is a residential environmental education program. Our mission is to provide outstanding nature-based education experiences that are rooted in science and nurture the next generation of environmental stewards and leaders. We are looking for skilled educators to continue the development of an exceptional environmental education program with one of the nation’s iconic National Parks.
Environmental Education Instructors lead youth and adults through inquiry-based field science investigations, and teach topics such as bio-diversity, natural history, geology, forestry, resource management, and cultural history of the Pacific Northwest. Environmental Education Instructors have the opportunity for professional growth through the development of their naturalist, outdoor education, and resource interpretation skills and techniques. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of ongoing development of a relatively new residential environmental education program.
Term of Position: Spring 2021 season is typically late March through mid-June (this may be adapted in Spring 2021). May involve weekend and evening hours. Shared housing will be provided for a modest monthly rental fee.
Mount Rainier Institute is committed to diversity. We welcome qualified applicants regardless of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, or gender.
21.17 per hour. Hours per week may vary depending on program schedule
Please apply by sending an e-mail with your resume, a brief cover letter, and 3 references to email@example.com.
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.