Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Sierra Watershed Education Partnerships
Truckee/ North Lake Tahoe
Job Description: SWEP works with students and teachers K-12 in the Tahoe Truckee region to promote environmental stewardship. Our programs are growing and we are looking for an educator that has a background in teaching and science, is an outdoor enthusiast, has team spirit and a love for working with children.
Desirable Skills: Ability to work independently, excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, as well as a teaching credential (exception could be made for someone with extensive teaching experience or that is in the process of pursuing a teacher’s certification), computer literate (experience with all Google applications), and a car & drivers license.
Typical responsibilities of the job includes: Primarily preparing and facilitating lessons and service learning projects with K-12 students, but this job will also include project reporting, grant writing, working with partners, assisting with fundraising, district waste and sustainability efforts as well as office work related with needs of a small non-profit.
Hours: Our goal is to hire someone full time from Aug.15, 2020 - Nov. 15, 2020; to replace an employee on maternity leave. Considering part-time to full time after November, this will all be dependent on the status of COVID19 and the effects of school schedules.
Based hourly. To be determined.