This is a temporary position as a summer camp counselor at Tanglewood Nature Center in Elmira, NY. This position would run from June 21st until September 3rd, 2021. In this position, you will help children explore the nature around them using a variety of themes and techniques. The counselor will keep the campers' safety as the number one priority, while teaching them along the way. We are looking for organized, energetic people who work well in teams and independently.
Tanglewood Nature Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Elmira, NY. Our mission is to lead and support education and preservation efforts in our region to achieve a heightened awareness, understanding, enjoyment, and caring for our natural environment.
We strive to fulfill our mission every day by: maintaining over 10 miles of trails, offering educational programming for children and adults, providing homes in our exhibits for more than 40 native and exotic animals, and welcoming over 35,000 visitors a year.
The Nature Center and Museum is always free to visit.