IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING FOR: Environmental Education Coordinator

Tuesday, June 01, 2021 3:11 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Sawgrass Nature Center & Wildlife Hospital 

3000 Sportsplex Drive, Coral Springs, FL. 33065 

(954) 752-WILD (9453) 

Mission Statement: To educate the public about South Florida's wildlife, natural history and environment; rehabilitate injured and orphaned native animals; and promote healthy outdoor living. 

IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING FOR: Environmental Education CoordinatorDuration: 35 – 40 hrs per week 

Work Schedule: Flexible during the week based on programming needs. 

Sunday, 10am to 3pm, Will need to work special events as needed. 

Break camps & summer camp 

Reports To: Executive Director 

Educator Responsibilities: 

Present our existing and create new education programs for a wide variety of audiences both at SNC, at client’s locations and virtually. 

Assist in writing educational Blogs and producing Podcast. 

Assist in managing social media accounts for SNC. 

Book, Invoice and manage all educational programming. 

Plan and the operate all aspects of Camp Wild during but not limited to Winter, Spring and Summer Camps. Maintain records on campers, CIT’s and Counselors. 

Assist in marketing all aspects of the SNC to include education programs and fundraising efforts on and offsite. 

Assist in the daily operations of SNC to include grant writing,clerical duties, facility maintenance, and customer service. 

Assist with fundraisers and special events. 

Assist in other departments. 

Train volunteers to assist in educational programs. 

Desired Qualifications: 

Have a four-year degree from an accredited university in Biology, Environmental Studies, or related natural science field. 

Be comfortable working handling a variety of animals including birds, reptiles and mammals. A working knowledge of Google and Microsoft Products (Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Access.) Highly effective communication skills both written and verbal. 

Resourcefulness to solve problems and find answers independently. 

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 

A positive, outgoing and pleasant demeanor. 

A current, valid driver’s license and own transportation and willingness to use own transportation to transport animals to offsite programs. 

Willingness to help other areas when the need arrives. 

A background check will be required. 

Please send cover letter & resume to: 

Sawgrass Nature Center & Wildlife Hospital 

Attn: Robin Reccasina 

3000 Sportsplex Drive Coral Springs, Fl. 33065 or 

E-mail to: robin@sawgrassnaturecenter.org 

Founded in 1983, the League of Environmental Educators in Florida is the professional association for individuals and organizations dedicated to the cause of environmental education in Florida. We are the state affiliate for North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), an organization that brings together those interested in the study and enjoyment of our natural world and one that has promoted excellence in environmental education throughout North America and the world for over four decades.  

The League of Environmental Educators in Florida is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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