Environmental Educator S (Seasonal)
Tenafly Nature Center seeks one seasonal Environmental Educators who will be responsible for all aspects of our summer camp program and other summer education department needs. Seasonal educators are responsible for implementing and helping to develop a dynamic, high quality environmental education summer camp curriculum on and off-site, for 10 -12 weeks between the end of June and Labor Day (Monday –Friday; 8:30 am to 4:30 pm) for a variety of age levels. Programs include on-site camp days and off-site field trips. Curriculum is hands-on and geared toward helping children and adults to develop awareness, appreciation and stewardship for the natural world.
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Environmental Educator II (part-time 20+ hours a week)
Tenafly Nature Center seeks an individual who will be responsible for implementing and helping to develop a dynamic, high quality environmental education curriculum on and off-site, year round, for a variety of groups and age levels. Programs include on-site field trip and off-site outreach programs for schools, scouts and other youth group programs, seasonal camp programs, birthday parties, child and family classes, adult programs, activities and exhibits for drop-in hikers and visitors. Environmental Educators assist the Education Director with all aspects of the education department. Curriculum is hands-on and geared toward helping children and adults to develop awareness, appreciation and stewardship for the natural world.
Public Relations Internship
The Tenafly Nature Center is seeking college student interns who are in their junior or senior year and studying Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or related fields. Interns will be responsible for interacting with all TNC staff, trustees, members, volunteers and the general public. He or she will support an active office and extensive education curriculum by researching and drafting press releases, talking points, newsletter profiles, Facebook status updates and other PR-related copy; proofing and editing copy; and performing other PR-related assignments. Interns will work closely with the Communications Assistant while learning valuable skills needed in the public relations workforce. Excellent writing and public speaking skills are a plus.