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****  We Are Now Hiring Educators and Medical Staff for Fall 2019 ****

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employment at Nature’s classroom

Our staff come from all over the United States, drawn together by our love of teaching and our belief in strong and supportive communities.  As a member of our team you will be valued for your unique contributions and you'll discover the best family you've never known!

Schools bring students, ranging from grades 3-8, along with their teachers to one of our centers for up to 5 days. Our staff at each center include a site director, a medical staff person, instructors and cooks.

Our program operates during the school-year; we offer seasonal employment in the spring and fall. We are typically hiring during winter and summer months, but please reach out to us anytime regarding future employment!

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2019

ENVIRONMENTAL / OUTDOOR EDUCATOR

E-mail your Educator application or questions to:

hiring@naturesclassroom.org

or mail your application to:

Nature's Classroom
Attn: Jenny
19 Harrington Road
Charlton, MA 01507

phone:  (800) 433-8375


fax: (508) 248-2745

We hope to hear from you soon!

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  •  Group leader and teacher in the 5-day seasonal residential program

  • Develop and present classes in a variety of academic areas of your choosing

  • Supervise middle school aged students in field experiences

  • Facilitate students in team building initiatives and low ropes courses

  • Facilitate high ropes courses at our Hancock, New Hampshire location

  • Evening activities and mealtime duties

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree (Paid internships are available for people who do not yet hold a bachelor's degree)

  • Strong commitment to educate children

  • Energetic, dedicated & able to become involved in all aspects of the program

  • Special skills (music, singing, storytelling) helpful

  • Experience working with children preferred

Benefits:

  • Weekly salaries range between $320 and $400 based on education and related experience

  • Food and lodging 7 days a week for the length of contract

  • No weekend or overnight duties

  • Educate in an informal setting at a 1 to 12 ratio

  • A supportive organization that is willing to help you develop professionally

  • Freedom to explore new areas for classes and programs

  • Room for career advancement

Dates of Employment vary by sites, but are roughly:

  • Fall: September 6-November 28, 2019

  • Spring: mid March through the second week in June

For a more detailed descriptions of your responsibilities as a teacher at
Nature's Classroom, please read:

"So You Want to Work For Nature's Classroom??"

MEDICAL STAFF: RNs, LPNs, EMTs


E-mail your Medical Staff application or questions to:

ashley@naturesclassroom.org

or mail your application to:

Nature's Classroom
Attn: Ashley
19 Harrington Road
Charlton, MA 01507

phone:  (800) 433-8375


fax: (508) 248-2745

We hope to hear from you soon!

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Be the primary medical caregiver for groups of students Monday-Friday

  • Oversee distribution of medications following strict medical direction assigned by a MD or parent of a visiting child

  • Communicate with parents, teachers and Nature’s Classroom staff as to the medical needs of individual students

  • Provide emergency care and services as needed

  • Organize and stock medical supply cabinet

  • Document and organize medications arriving with our visiting schools

  • Must live on property

  • Willingness to occasionally travel and work at other locations within New England

Qualifications and Skills:

  • RN: current license as a Registered Nurse in MA, CT, NH, ME, RI, or NY (Nature's Classroom will reimburse the acquisition of additional licenses for states in which we operate)

  • EMT: Nationally registered (NREMT certified)

Benefits:

  • RN: salary range is $560-$650 per week based on the number of students and previous experience

  • EMT: salary range is $350-$450 per week based on the number of students and previous experience

  • Room and board provided 7 days a week

  • No weekend duties/responsibilities

  • A supportive organization that is willing to help you develop professionally

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