Employment

Benefits: Weekly stipend based on education and experience and room and board for the extent of season (including weekends). The occasional three-day weekend! And the opportunity to work outside most of the day and with a great staff.

Dates of Employment: Full time seasonal.
Fall: Early September to November.
Spring: Late March to early June.

For more information on the team you may be joining, see Staff Biographies.

Job Openings:
Instructor/Naturalist

Description: Stone Environmental School is seeking qualified instructors to plan and lead outdoor lessons in Ecology (forest and wetland), Team-Building (low ropes course, large and small group activities), and Night Activities (night hikes, campfires) to students primarily in grades 4-8. Instructors are required to participate in various duties throughout the week (performing skits, kitchen duties). There is a week of extensive staff training prior to every season.


Qualifications: Successful candidates will have excellent interpersonal skills and a great attitude! A Bachelor's Degree in environmental studies, education, science, or a related field, prior experience teaching children and/or leading outdoor environmental education programs preferred but not required. Certifications in First Aid and CPR are required by the starting date of our programming--there may be an opportunity to obtain these certifications during staff training week. Experience with song leading, story telling, and/or addressing large groups is a plus.

To Apply:
Send cover letter, resume, and three references to:
David Freese, Director
Stone Environmental School
P.O. Box 36
Harrison, ME 04040
sesne@megalink.net
FAX: (207) 583-9973.
For more information, call David Freese at (207) 583-9960

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