The Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut (ELCCT), a non-profit environmental education and conservation organization located in west central Connecticut, is seeking a dynamic Director of Education (DoE) to guide the growth of its educational programming.
This is a full time, salaried position including some weekend and evening hours; the position reports to the Executive Director. Education staff report to the DoE.
Description: The DoE will be responsible for guiding the growth and development of ELCCT’s diverse range of educational programming, adapt school programs to meet education standards, manage and mentor education staff, attract new audiences and direct the Indian Rock Summer Day Camp. The DoE will assist in generating revenues through programs and develop and manage education and program budgets.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in environmental education, science, education, or related field, advanced degree preferred; extensive education experience with a range of ages, current or past certification in education preferred. Highly motivated, energetic and organized with a demonstrated passion for education, nature and the outdoors. Demonstrated leadership, administrative and communication skills including proficiency with computers and other technology. Knowledge of Connecticut’s flora and fauna preferred.
ELCCT offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience; generous vacation package.
Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to Scott Heth, Executive Director, EducationDirectorSearch@elcct.org.
Closing Date: 5/13/18
Review of applications may begin immediately.
ELCCT reserves the right to fill the position prior to the closing date.
For more information and a complete position description, visit www.elcct.org.