Discovery Southeast is accepting applications for a Lead Naturalist! Please spread the word to outdoorsy educators.
The main responsibility is teaching our elementary nature and science programs. It can also include leading enrichment programs for elementary and middle schoolers, developing curricula, managing programs, and writing grants.
The backgrounds we value most include classroom teaching, leading groups outdoors, and developing lessons. Candidates should be comfortable managing groups of children, enjoy being outdoors, and be committed to nature education. We hope to find someone who is looking for stable employment for several years.
The scope of the lead naturalist position will be designed to fit the right candidate. Work can be part time, i.e. 5-15 hours per week, or up to 3/4 time with a candidate who has skills and experience to develop curricula, manage programs, and write grants. Please check out the full position description here.