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VHCB AmeriCorps - Environmental and Outreach Educator (Aud)
 
 
 
Audubon is dedicated to protecting birds and other wildlife and the habitat that supports them. Audubon’s mission is engaging people in conservation on a hemispheric scale through science, policy, education, and on-the-ground conservation action. What defines Audubon’s unique value is a powerful grassroots network of nearly 500 local chapters, 23 state offices, 43 Audubon Centers, Important Bird Area Programs in 46 states, and 700 staff across the country. The Green Mountain Audubon Center (GMAC) in Huntington, VT hosts the state office of Audubon Vermont (AV). The Audubon Center’s 255 acres of conserved land provides a unique setting to host natural science education programs for schools, families, adults, teachers, and the greater community. The Audubon Center’s education programs reach over 7,000 individuals on an annual basis, providing people with direct experiences in nature. Our programs are outdoors, science- and conservation-based, interactive, and lead participants to take action to help protect birds, other wildlife, and their habitats. Service locations are varied. Majority will take place at the Green Mountain Audubon Center in Huntington, Vermont and at times member will travel to local schools and other venues within the Center’s service area. Service will be performed indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions. Work hours may vary and will include some weekends and evenings. Position begins September 11th, 2017 and ends August 10th, 2018. This position is Full Time: Requires 1,700 hours for an average of 40 hours per week for 11 months. Member will receive a living allowance of $17,850 (pre-tax), and an education award of $5,815 (pre-tax) upon successful completion of service. Other benefits include health insurance, federal school loan forbearance, and various training opportunities. For complete position description: http://www.vhcb.org/americorps/menu_events/positions/
 
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Member Duties : Essential Functions: • Teach environmental education programs for audiences ages 3 to adulthood; • Co-develop and teach summer day camps for children ages 3-12, mentor and supervise teen counselors-in-training; • Teach outreach programs for schools, camps, and other groups; • Work closely with the Education Manager to develop evaluation tools gauging success of programs. Maintain performance measurement records for all education programs; • Collaborate with the Audubon Center Director, Education Manager, Summer Camp Director, and Professional Teacher/Naturalists to achieve outreach and education goals; • Build the Audubon Center’s capacity for hosting service-learning programs for grades K-12; • Improve volunteer management procedures, recruitment of volunteers, tracking of volunteer hours and services, and volunteer recognition. For full position description please visit: http://www.vhcb.org/americorps/menu_events/positions/
 
Program Benefits : Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance . 
 
Terms :
Uniforms provided and required ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Health ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Education ,  Environment . 
 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Team Work ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Education ,  Youth Development ,  Environment . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
VHCB AmeriCorps - Environmental and Outreach Educator (Aud)

Program Start/End Date
09/11/2017  -   08/10/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations VERMONT  

Accepting Applications
From  06/01/2017  To  08/16/2017 

Contact Jamie Montague
Audubon Vermont
Huntington   VT   05462
8024764493 x214
erin@vhcb.org
www.vhcb.org/americorps
 
AmeriCorps

Listing ID 32475


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