Educators teach multiple nature related lessons (indoors and outdoors) to groups of 10 to 15 third through eighth grade students from south Chicago. Lessons use our marsh, lake, and forest on Lake Delavan in Wisconsin. They also implement our Social Emotional Learning (SEL) practice while supervising students. This position is from mid-September to early November.
House In The Wood, part of the Northwestern Settlement is hiring Residential Trail Leaders for the Spring 2019 season. Trail leaders teach classes to up to 15 students our Outdoor Education curriculum. Trail leaders may stay in cabins for up to two weeks with students and will be responsible for over-night hosting for additional wages.
House in the Wood Outdoor Education Center is accepting applications for its newly created Outdoor Education Center Director position. This is an exciting full time opportunity for an experienced educator looking for a chance to use their skills to make a difference in children’s lives.
This position provides the right candidate with an opportunity to fully utilize their skills and experience in a creative and supportive environment. House in the Wood offers a competitive starting salary and
Teach Outdoor Science Lessons to grades 3 to 12 in Lake Delavan Wisconsin. Job starts with 2 weeks of training March 14 and ends June 1 or June 8. Most schools come from Chicago's Inner City. Staff usually work Monday-Friday but a few weekends are required. Salary, housing, and meals.
Join our fun team to gain invaluable experience educating youth about the outdoors and cultivating their personal growth at an establishment that has been around for more than 100 years. We run both an Outdoor Education program and Summer Camp serving inner city youth. Formal training and behind the scenes practice is an important part of this experience. Dates are September 2017 through August 2018. AmeriCorps stipend, education stipend, insurance, housing and food provided.
House In The Wood Outdoor Ed Center, Delavan, Wisconsin. Trail Leaders teach outdoor education to inner city Chicago youth. Start March 22 and end May 21--weekends off. Teach outdoor science curriculum and essential life skills to 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Residential position includes salary, housing and meals.
House In The Wood, Delavan, Wisconsin. Late Feb-Aug 21. Learn what it takes to get ready for eight Spring weeks of outdoor education and eight Summer weeks of camp. We operate a residential summer camp for inner city Chicago youth and a residential outdoor education center. Interns will help prepare for both of these programs and then act as a trail leader/counselors for outdoor ed and program counselors for summer camp. Do HR, program planning, manuals, parent orientation, and staff training.