Science Educator


Deadline to Apply:

Monday, December 5, 2022, 12:15pm


Las Cruces, NM
United States


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Major Job Responsibilities:

Prepare for and deliver Asombro’s award-winning science education programs (including classroom lessons, field trips to Asombro’s 935-acre Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park, and public programs) to K–12 students throughout New Mexico (approx. 90%). Some work for this position will be with Spanish-English bilingual students and English learners. 
Assist with other Asombro science education and administrative projects, such as teacher professional development workshops, collaborative projects with other regional organizations, lesson revision and development, communication activities, and other duties as needed (approx. 10%).

Position Start Date:

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

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How to Apply:

Submit a cover letter, resume, full contact information (including phone and email address) for three references, and unofficial college transcripts. Please combine cover letter, resume, and reference information into a single Word or PDF document (transcripts may be a separate file). Applications must include all of the components listed above to be considered. 

Send application package to:

Kelly Sayanagi, Education Director

We will begin reviewing applications on Dec 5th.

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Compensation Information:

Salary: $34,000/year

Benefits: Asombro believes that the health and well-being of staff members are the key to our success. Our generous benefits package includes 10 paid holidays, 14 days of vacation leave (increasing to 19 days after five years of service), and 8 days of sick leave for each full-time employee. Employees also receive health, vision, and life insurance. 

Contact Name:

Kelly Sayanagi

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