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2023 PCEI Foothills Learning Center Environmental Educator
Engage & educate community members & students in the Boise foothills ecosystem! In this position, the AmeriCorps member will develop & deliver environmental education lessons & community programs to Treasure Valley students & community members. They will also assist w/organizational details & logistics involved in delivering these programs. Additionally, they will recruit & coordinate volunteers to assist w/special events, help w/special projects, & engage in service & restoration projects. REQUIREMENTS: Must be U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident; Must possess high school diploma/equivalent, or commit to earning one prior to receiving award; Must be fluent in English; Must be able to commit to full term of service; Must successfully pass fingerprint criminal history background check. PREFERRED SKILLS: Minimum 1-yr experience teaching children; interest in/enthusiasm for working w/youth & adults; Experience w/environmental education/STEM content knowledge preferred; Communicate w/clarity & conciseness to individuals/groups; convey respect, assistance & resourcefulness in a friendly manner; Maintain flexible schedule; maintain prompt & regular attendance; Complete assignments in timely fashion; perform all essential & marginal functions w/ or without reasonable accommodation; Must be able to successfully pass City of Boise background check & City of Boise online Defensive Driver Training; Will need to be able to drive City vehicle; Will be required to complete First Aid/CPR cert course. MEMBER BENEFITS: A taxable, monthly living allowance of $8,250 paid over the term of service; An education award of $3,247.50 upon successful completion of term of service; Loan forbearance; Basic medical insurance for those who qualify; Childcare allowance for those who qualify; Professional development, trainings & networking opportunities. Qualified individuals w/disabilities & those from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : In this position, the AmeriCorps member will educate multi-age audiences through lessons, community programs and presentations. They will develop new curriculum; modify and improve existing lessons, and tailor lessons and presentations to different audiences. They will also develop and lead service learning and habitat restoration projects with a variety of groups. The member will represent FLC at Community Outreach Events – examples include, but are not limited to: expos and conferences, City of Boise events, and AmeriCorps events. This position includes assisting in the recruitment, supervision and training of volunteers, as well as organizing and leading summer camps and special programs. The member will be expected to perform some administrative duties related to scheduling and program delivery using tools that will include Microsoft Office, email, Powerpoint, etc. They will be expected to positively and courteously respond to phone and in person inquiries while in service.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Health Coverage ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Environment ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Education . 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Team Work ,  General Skills ,  Education ,  Environment ,  Youth Development ,  Leadership . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

2023 PCEI Foothills Learning Center Environmental Educator

Program Start/End Date
05/15/2023  -   08/15/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  99

Program Locations IDAHO  


Accepting Applications
From  02/24/2023  To  05/15/2023 

Contact Amanda Minor
1040 Rodeo Dr
Moscow   ID   83843

Listing ID 116954


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