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18-19 UCA Umpqua Watersheds Environmental Education Leader
Serving in Roseburg, OR at Umpqua Watersheds, two Environmental Education Outreach Leaders will expand our educational capacity in order to improve science literary and develop technical skills in natural resources for at-risk youth in Douglas County. The member will strengthen and expand our education programs including a forest stewardship curriculum, a wilderness education curriculum and a Science Olympiad team (75%). The member will work with our board and staff on our summer programs including coordinating field work projects for our natural resources technical crew and will lead our Youth Wilderness Campout (15%). The member will also recruit and manage volunteers and raise funds to support our educational programs (5%). The member will assist in restoration projects in the Elk Creek Watershed (5%). Join us and our team as we are strive to protected and restore of the Umpqua basin and beyond through education, restoration, advocacy and ecologically sound stewardship! United Communities AmeriCorps (UCA) engages members in meaningful service designed to meet critical community needs in Coos, Douglas, Jackson and Josephine counties in beautiful Southern Oregon. UCA partners with community-based organizations, government agencies and schools to address needs relating to education, healthy futures and economic opportunity. UCA members serve full-time for 11 months, totaling 1,700 hours for the term of service. Our positions have benefits (e.g. education award, monthly stipend, training opportunities, etc.) For more information and full position descriptions, visit our website at Interviews for all of our open positions will be conducted on a rolling basis as qualified candidates are identified, and selection may be made prior to the application deadline. Early application is strongly encouraged.
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Member Duties : • Teach existing curricula and education programs in partnering schools and organizations. • Refine and update curricula, educational materials, and teaching tools in forest stewardship, environmental science, and natural resources • Outreach to new schools and organizations for new educational partnerships. • Assist with recruitment and event planning for Umpqua Community College’s Natural Resources Program.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Environment ,  Education . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Recruitment ,  Environment ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Youth Development ,  Education . 
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18-19 UCA Umpqua Watersheds Environmental Education Leader

Program Start/End Date
08/29/2018  -   07/31/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  99

Program Locations OREGON  

Accepting Applications
From  05/17/2018  To  08/01/2018 

Contact Jordan Jungwirth
280 NE Kenneth Ford Dr
Roseburg   OR   97470

Listing ID 56034