Field Trip Program Volunteer Teacher


(29.700222,-95.451775)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

7112 NewcastleBellaire, TX 77401

About

Description

The Nature Discover Center is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic individual who has a passion for science, nature, and children to volunteer with our field trip program. This volunteer will work closely with our staff naturalists and other volunteer teachers to lead our discovery-based field trip program Nature at Your Doorstep.This individual will be a crucial member of the team in adding to the overall Nature Discovery Center field trip experience.

The Nature Discovery Center is a nonprofit nature center and 4-acre nature park located in Bellaire, TX. We believe a personal connection to nature is an essential part of life. We ignite life-long curiosity, understanding, and respect for nature through education.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Co-lead our discovery-based field trip program Nature at Your Doorstep.
  • Provide interactive hands-on experiences in our science based Discovery Rooms.
  • Volunteer Teachers will lead a tour of the nature center and park to a small group (8-12) of early elementary students and their adult chaperones.
  • Training is provided.
  • Field trips are scheduled weekday mornings. Volunteers are needed for 2-hour time blocks.
  • Frequency is flexible, weekly or monthly.

Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Environmental Education
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Environmental Science
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Some College and/or Teaching experience preferred. Enjoy the Outdoors all seasons.

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