Mount Rainier Institute is searching for outstanding and passionate educators.
Environmental Education Instructors- Fall 2021- Job announcement
In partnership with Mount Rainier National Park, the University of Washington operates the Mount Rainier Institute. Mount Rainier Institute is a residential environmental education program. Our mission is to provide outstanding nature-based education experiences that are rooted in science and nurture the next generation of environmental stewards and leaders. We are looking for skilled educators to continue the development of an exceptional environmental education program with one of the nation’s iconic National Parks.
Environmental Education Instructors lead youth and adults through inquiry-based field science investigations and teach a variety of topics such as climate change, natural history, geology, forestry, resource management, and cultural history of the Pacific Northwest. EE Instructors also help with ongoing field research projects at the Center for Sustainable Forestry. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of the ongoing developing outdoor school program.
Term of Position: Fall 2021 season starts September through mid-November-Note: this start date may be altered depending on the status of COVID-19. May involve weekend and evening hours. Shared housing will be provided for a modest monthly rental fee.
Mount Rainier Institute is committed to diversity. We welcome qualified applicants regardless of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, or gender.
21.17 per hour
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
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The University of Washington acknowledges the Coast Salish peoples of this land, the land which touches the shared waters of all tribes and bands within the Suquamish, Tulalip and Muckleshoot nations. Mount Rainier Institute is honored and grateful to provide programs that take place in the ancestral homelands of the Nisqually, Puyallup, Muckleshoot, Yakima, and Cowlitz.
Mount Rainier Institute provides outstanding nature-based education experiences that are rooted in science and nurture the next generation of environmental stewards and leaders.