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Walden West Outdoor School- Environmental Ed Specialist Position

  • November 23, 2021 11:54 AM
    Message # 12144980

    Environmental Education Specialist

    Environmental Education Specialist | Job Details tab | Career Pages (


    $25.20 - $29.81 Hourly


    Walden West, CA

    Job Type



    Environmental Education

    Job Number



    12/3/2021 5:00 PM Pacific

    The Educational Services Division is now accepting applications for Environmental Education Specialist.

    The Environmental Education Specialist provides responsible instructional assistance to assigned teachers/students in implementing the educational and social objectives of assigned program(s). Employees in this classification receive general supervision within a framework of standard policies and procedures. This classification requires a high degree of independent and positive contact with both students and teaching staff.

    There are currently two vacancies for this position. Work calendars are as follows:
    10 months / 185 days / 8 hours per day
    10 months / 164 days / 8 hours per day.

    These positions are located at Walden West, 15555 Sanborn Rd., Saratoga, CA,  95070

    Example of Duties and Responsibilities

    To learn more about this position, click here (Download PDF reader) for the full job description.

    Education and Experience

    Any combination equivalent to: Education and experience equivalent to four years in the natural sciences, environmental sciences, or a related field.

    Supplemental Information


    • A valid first aid certificate and a cardiopulmonary (CPR) certificate
    • A valid California Driver's License.
    • A driving record that meets the insurance requirements of the County Office of Education

    The following application materials are required:
    1. Completed online application
    2. Resume
    The application and materials must be received by the final application filling date. Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted. If you are unsure if your application and all required materials have been received, please contact the recruiter for this position, prior to the filing date.


    Assessments and interviews will take place virtually via Zoom Meetings. Our procedures reflect social distancing guidelines of the Santa Clara County Office of Public Health. Please email the Recruitment Contact listed on job postings if you have any questions.

    Following the final filing date, the qualifications of all candidates will be evaluated. The most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in a written exam, tentatively scheduled for December 9, 2021. Those who pass the written exam will be invited to participate in a panel interview with subject matter experts, tentatively scheduled for December 16, 2021.  Based on the final scores of qualified candidates, Classified Personnel Services will establish a ranked candidate list. Selected candidates from the list will be invited to a second interview with the hiring authorities, tentatively scheduled for the week of December 20, 2021. Candidates will be invited over email to participate in examination and selection steps, using the email supplied within their applications, or as updated by candidates in their  master profiles. Therefore, it is recommended that candidates check their email at least daily.

    For questions about the position or recruitment process, please contact:
    Yasmeen Husain

    NOTE: Examination procedures are subject to change as deemed necessary by the Director - Classified Personnel Services. Candidates who test successfully for placement on the eligibility list may be certified to other related positions without further testing requirements, OR job posting announcements. The right is reserved to add, eliminate, or adjust testing steps and/or information on the posting, at any time, during the position posting and testing process, which may include, but is not limited to, further testing, inclusive to on-the job testing, recruitment, and recruitment extensions, which may be for less than 15 days, after an eligibility list has been certified, which may cause adjustments on the eligibility list, as evaluated to be reasonable or necessary.


    To provide and maintain a workplace that is free of recognized hazards, the Santa Clara County office of Education has adopted a policy which requires all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the presentation of proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.

    Candidates who require reasonable accommodations for any test part must contact Classified Personnel Services (CPS) at least three (3) days in advance of the test date at 408-453-6845. Hearing-impaired individuals should contact the California Relay Service at 1-800-735-2929, then 408-453-6845. A failure to contact CPS within the specified timeline may result in an inability to accommodate.

    The Santa Clara County Office of Education prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying based on actual or perceived race or ethnicity, gender/sex (including gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and pregnancy-related medical conditions) sexual orientation, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, physical or mental status, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age (40 and above), genetic information, political belief or affiliation (not union related), a person's association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance, or regulation in any program or activity it conducts or to which it provides significant assistance.
    Please direct concerns to:
    Larry Oshodi, Assistant Superintendent, Personnel Services
    1290 Ridder Park Drive San Jose, CA 95131-2304 
    (408) 453-6598

    The Santa Clara County Office of Education takes pride in offering a benefits program that provides flexibility for the diverse and changing needs of our employees. We provide eligible employees with valuable benefits options, including medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program and life insurance.  For more information please visit our benefits page:  


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