PEEC is now accepting applications for our 2021 season. PEEC Instructors will offer lessons and activities addressing a wide range of topics relating to natural history and ecology, environmental issues, outdoor living skills, teamwork, and communication. Group participants range from pre-school children to adults.
PEEC Instructor positions are typically six to eight month appointments, with the possibility of renewal for the following year. The 2021 season will begin in March and most employment will run through mid-November. Most instructors will work with our nature-themed day camp from July to August. Job responsibilities will include the following:
Plan and deliver environmental education programs
Develop program activities & lessons facilitated at the center
Assist with facility upkeep and receptionist duties
Qualifications for Instructor positions include a college degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Ecology, Education, or related discipline, experience teaching and/or working with groups, ability to work independently and as a team player, a positive and progressive mindset, and an orientation towards working to complete tasks with quality. Certifications in First Aid, CPR, AED, and/or Lifeguarding are desirable. Alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, or other National and Community Service programs are encouraged to apply. All hires must submit to Criminal Background checks, including fingerprinting & child abuse clearances.
Salary: $300 per week, plus room and board.
To Apply: Send cover letter stating position desired, resume, and three references to:
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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