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AmeriCorps Position Opening at North Mountain Park

 Service Learning Program Leader
Open Position at North Mountain Park Nature Center
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Full time position, to boost your resume!
Promote greater enjoyment, understanding and stewardship of the local environment.
And contribute to an interconnected human and natural community!

Full Position Description Available at www.ashland.or.us/AmeriCorps 
 
Job Description: 
  1. Lead outdoor education and support volunteer stewardship in a nature park, rich in plant diversity and wildlife.
  2. Assist with the coordination and presentation of Service Learning programs and Outdoor Education field trips for grades K-12. Teach outdoor education curriculum, often connected to on-site, community service projects including, trail maintenance, weed removal, habitat restoration and other projects as needed.
  3. Assist in the training and support of a large volunteer community, creating resources, guides and materials to help support volunteers in projects ranging from environmental education to garden and site maintenance.
  4. Assist with habitat maintenance and restoration projects in both natural habitats and demonstration flower gardens.
 Scope of Position:
 
This 11-month position runs September 2019 to August 2020. Pay/benefits include a $1272/mo. living allowance, education stipend of $6,095 upon completion of service, basic medical insurance, childcare allowance, professional development and extensive training opportunities.
 
Apply by July 1, 2019.  Interviews are conducted on a rolling basis, early application encouraged.
 
 
QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS POSITION? CONTACT:
Libby VanWyhe
Nature Center Manager | North Mountain Park
541-488-6606 | libby.vanwyhe@ashland.or.us
Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references
 
QUESTIONS ABOUT AMERICORPS? CONTACT:
Jordan Jungwirth
Program Director | United Communities AmeriCorps
541-492-3919 | jordan.jungwirth@ucancap.org
Apply through My.AmeriCorps.gov


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