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Filled - Urban Tree Education Coordinator
 
 
 
The Urban Tree Education Coordinator will develop and deliver curriculum and materials for The Nashville Tree Foundation’s Emerald Ash Borer - EAB - education program to create awareness around the invasive beetle affecting the ash trees of Middle Tennessee. The Coordinator will lead volunteer trainings and regularly be involved in community outreach. The Coordinator will also be involved in creating content and resources to engage community members through social media and at events. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic educator, passionate about preserving the environment, and have excellent verbal/written communication skills. The candidate should be comfortable speaking and leading groups. This AmeriCorps Member will gain valuable experience in education program design and implementation. The EAB education program is extremely important to implement in Nashville where 1 in 10 trees is an ash tree, and the impact of the EAB will soon become a public safety issue. The Coordinator participates in a yearlong term - 1,700 hours - of AmeriCorps service supporting the Nashville Tree Foundation in the preservation and enhancement of Nashville’s urban forests by planting trees in urban areas, identifying the oldest and largest trees in Davidson County, and educating the public about the value of trees.
 
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Member Duties : - Develop a comprehensive Emerald Ash Borer education campaign for raising awareness among the public - Create engaging curriculum for the EAB program and deliver lessons in sixth-grade classrooms - Coordinate and train volunteers to conduct community outreach and deliver public programs on EAB - Design content and resources for Nashville Tree Foundation’s website, social media platforms, and printed materials
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
Terms :
Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Environment . 
 
Skills :
Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Environment ,  Education ,  Leadership ,  Public Speaking . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
Filled - Urban Tree Education Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/14/2020  -   07/30/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TENNESSEE  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  04/30/2020  To  08/01/2020 

Contact Nicki Avila
37 Peabody St
Nashville   TN   37210
6152981108
nicki@hon.org
https://www.hon.org/americorps
 
AmeriCorps

Listing ID 95928


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