Summer Nature Immersion Teacher (Flex Role)

Wee Folk Forest Kindergarten

Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Job Type Temporary
Salary Details $27-29 DOE
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

Wee Folk Forest Kindergarten is seeking a magical human to teach at our nature-immersion program for ages 2 1/2 to 6. This position is a "flex" role, requiring a somewhat flexible schedule and availability. Because this is our first summer in Steamboat Springs, staffing is dependent upon enrollment.

We are seeking someone with the following skills/attributes:

  • Kind and warm with a love for children and; prior, relevant experience with children
  • Committed to developing a keen nature awareness and cultivating a love for nature in children
  • Fun! With a love for including everyone and creative problem-solving
  • Must be masterful with groups of children, helping all to feel successful, with a non-competitive focus
  • Must have knowledge of the critical social-emotional development happening for this age group
  • Must be aligned with our approach to early childhood education https://www.weefolkforestkindergarten.com/approach

Possible dates include: May 28-August 9: 8:15-3:45 (or 4:45 possible) Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri

At our location at Saddle Ridge in Steamboat Springs (300+ acre property), approximately 10 minutes from downtown Steamboat.


Please respond via email to info@livingartsschool.com with a *thoughtful* letter of interest and resume after reviewing our website to make sure it's a good philosophical fit: www.weefolkforestkindergarten.com

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Environmental Education