Teacher Naturalist

Mendocino Woodlands Camp Association

Mendocino, California

Job Type Temporary
Salary Details $18.50 per hour, room and board
Deadline Jan 15, 2024
Required Experience 0 - 1 years
Cabins at Mendocino Woodlands State Park

Qualifications: Applicants should possess a strong background in the natural sciences and experience working with children. We are looking for enthusiastic, creative people who want to share their love for and knowledge of the natural world with young people. Preference will be given to those with a minimum of 2 years of experience in residential programming and/or degrees in science, education, and recreation.

Dates: April 1 to Early June, 2024

Location: The Mendocino Woodlands State Park is nine miles east of the coastal village of Mendocino in Northern California. The park is 720-acres of mature redwood forest, fresh water streams, a beaver pond, and sunny meadows.

Programs: The residential outdoor science school program for 4-8th graders focuses on experiential, discovery- based learning. Conservation ethics are interwoven into lessons, meal times and evening programs. Activities include exploration of forest, stream, pond, and marine ecosystems.


Please email resume, cover letter and a reference list to: education@mendocinowoodlands.org 

Jeanne Coleman Smith, Education Director 

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

Category Environmental Education, Outdoor Recreation
Tags Naturalist