Hi friends and colleagues,
We all know the best way to spread the news about new job opportunities is through our friends, colleagues, and their networks. I am writing to you for your help in announcing key openings to join Christodora’s team in 2018. Please share this email with your networks and consider adding your own personal introduction about your interactions with Christodora and why working at this organization is a great opportunity!Who are we seeking?!
- Energetic teachers, educators, college students, graduates, and outdoor professionals.
- Passionate, mission oriented people who really want to make a positive difference for motivated, under-resourced youth from NYC through environmental education, outdoor leadership, and youth development.
- Team players who want to enjoy living and working in unique outdoor settings and be part of a 121-year-old tradition of developing a constructive, supportive community for staff and youth to thrive.All positions include room/board during the position and a competitive weekly stipend!Summer Ecology Program Director (July 2018):Seeking teachers or educators with a background in the sciences to lead a discovery-based, research program for high school students in July 2018. This is an opportunity to lead scientific investigations of the forested ecosystems within the 6,000-acres of Great Mountain Forest (GMF) near Norfolk, CT, where the Yale School of Forestry conducts educational research programs. Click here to learn more…Wilderness Program Supervisor (June-August 2018:Seeking outdoor professionals looking for a leadership opportunity to oversee 20 backpacking and canoeing expeditions in Southern New England for Summer 2018. Click here to learn more…
Logistics Coordinator (June-August 2018):Seeking outdoor professionals to be a strong mentor for high school aged alumni, empowering youth to develop transferable job readiness skills, provide technical expertise for wilderness gear, directly oversee logistics preparations for 20 backpacking and canoeing expeditions in Southern New England for Summer 2018.Outdoor Educators & Outdoor Educator Assistants (Start in April, June, or September 2018)Seeking entry level and seasoned outdoor / environmental educators who have an adventurous spirit, willingness to learn, passion for the outdoors—and enjoy connecting with urban youth. Teach in the spring (April to early June), summer (mid June through August) or fall (Sept. & Oct.) Apply to work in one season, all 3, or any combination! Free certifying trainings provided: Wilderness First Aid/ CPR, Waterfront Lifeguarding—Plus professional trainings: canoe clinics, backpacking skills training trips, best practices in environmental education and youth development, and more.Click here to learn more about our outdoor educator positions:Outdoor Educators (spring, summer, and /or fall)Outdoor Educator Assistants (spring, summer, and /or fall)AmeriCorps Outdoor Educator Assistants (summer only)