Urban nature center looking for community educators!

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Audubon Center at Debs Park

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The Audubon Center at Debs Park is an urban nature center located in Northeast LA. Our mission is to inspire people to experience, understand, and care for the local natural world. We focus mainly on habitat restoration through the planting of native plants and removal of invasive, non-native species, so that plants, birds, and other wildlife can thrive and the local community can connect with and enjoy nature.

We are currently developing an educational field trip program for kids aged kindergarten-6th grade, and we are looking to build a team of volunteers to assist our staff in facilitating these experiences. The program will cover subjects like local flora and fauna, scientific research and observation methods, and the importance of respecting and taking care of the environment.

No previous experience is required, although an interest in nature and working with youth is definitely preferred. There will be a training provided prior to your first event. Please reach out if you are interested!

1 More opportunity with Audubon Center at Debs Park

Children & Youth Education & Literacy Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4700 N. Griffin AveLos Angeles, CA 90031

(34.09779,-118.20202)
 

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Environmental Education
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time commitment is flexible - when a field trip comes up we will reach out to see who might be available. Please do keep in mind that most school trips will be taking place during the week on Tuesdays. There may be Saturday opportunities as well.
  • As you'll be working closely with children, a background check is required prior to participation in your first event. We will provide all the necessary info to complete this.

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