Log in

Association for Environmental & Outdoor education

AEOE strengthens environmental education in California by connecting providers, building professional expertise, and championing environmental literacy and outdoor learning.

Job posting Instructions

1. In the Subject line, use the format: Job Title - Posting Organization

2. For the Body portion, we recommend including the following information:

  • Job Location 
  • Position details 
  • Compensation 
  • Application phone number / email (if applicable) 
  • Application website link 
  • Organization website link

3.  To finalize your job posting, click on ‘Create’.

Note – Each job posting will be viewable for 60 days, after which time the posting will expire.

Mixed-Age Outdoor Educator at Rising Oak Nature Education -- San Jose, CA

  • February 22, 2024 3:09 PM
    Message # 13319608

    Position Summary: 

    • Rising Oak Nature Education seeks an experienced, collaborative, passionate and flexible educator for an entirely outdoor cohort.

    • The educator is responsible for managing the application of an age-appropriate, nature-based curriculum for 5-12 year olds enrolled in RONE.

    • Model a healthy relationship with and curiosity for the natural world.

    • Understand children’s cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in order to ensure a safe and stimulating learning environment.

    • Emphasis on math and writing instruction.

    Skills & Qualifications: 

    • Degree/certificate in Education; Bachelors degree with teaching experience

    • Minimum 5 years teaching experience preferred, 1-2 years minimum 

    • Certified CPR and basic first aid or willing to obtain certification

    • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

    • Passionate about nature-based, progressive education

    • Comfortable working with children with differing developmental needs 

    • Comfortable working outdoors in a variety of weather conditions

    • Flexible, collaborative mindset - must be willing to pivot and go with the flow

    • Warm and caring personality - friendly and approachable to children and families

    Compensation & Benefits

    • Hourly wage commensurate with experience. 

    • Potential to expand into a full-time position.

      Submit Resume and cover letter to:

    Last modified: February 23, 2024 2:12 PM | Anonymous member


Mailing Address: 2930 Domingo Ave., Suite 3028Berkeley, CA 94705

AEOE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit 

© 2023 All Rights Reserved

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software