The University of Maine’s Tanglewood and Blueberry Cove 4-H Center is seeking Ecology Field Teachers. You'll provide a hands-on, ecology immersion for students in the spring and fall for our Open Air Classroom and work at one of our two camps during the summer. Our Tanglewood site in Lincolnville, Maine has 900+ acres of forest, extensive hiking trails, and a pristine river with native Atlantic salmon. Our Blueberry Cove site is located on the ocean in Tenants Harbor, Maine and provides a myriad of outdoor opportunities, including sailing and kayaking.
Our mission is to teach Maine youth and adults to be effective and caring citizens of the earth through affordable environmental education and nature-based experiences. Our vision is to create a place where people learn to live responsibly and in balance with the earth.
Compensation: $300.00/ week, shared, rustic housing; meals are provided during overnight residential programs.
Dates: April 10, 2017 - June 9, 2017 (opportunity to extend season through summer and fall seasons)
Apply: Email a cover letter, resume, names and contact information for three references to: email@example.com; (207) 789-5805. For more information visit: http://extension.umaine.edu/tanglewood/
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