Nature-Based Early Childhood Teacher’s Assistant


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Fri Sep 02, 2016 - Fri Jun 30, 2017


99 Dromore Rd.Scarsdale, NY 10583


Immediate openings: Volunteer with the Greenburgh Nature Center to assist in curriculum development, staffing, and assessment of our new "Explore, Discover, Connect", a unique nature immersion program for kindergartners utilizing the many varied ecosystems and outdoor learning opportunities on our 33 acre nature preserve.

Volunteers will be required to attend 1 day of orientation and training during the week of September 19 - 23 (to be scheduled). Regular hours will be a combination of Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 12 noon to 4 pm starting September 27 through December 22, 2016, with possible extension into Spring.

Volunteer candidates can be students of early childhood/elementary education or related fields, with a strong interest in nature-based learning. Volunteers will collaborate directly with Greenburgh Nature Center naturalist educators who consider it part of our mission to support the academic and career goals of our volunteers.


  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Environmental Education
  • General Education
  • Environmental Science

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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