Sea Stars Camp, Marine Program Assistant Educator, Northport, NY
Assist with all programs and projects associated with the Marine Program. Conduct various indoor and outdoor marine educational experiences on and off the Northport (Sea Stars Marine Camp) locations. Assistant Educators will be responsible for learning and conducting all outreach programs at other facilities (schools, camps, libraries, daycares, etc.). This position will have a flexible schedule and may include weekend or early evening hours.
This seasonal position will participate as a marine educator for children and adults. The educator will also assist with a marine science summer camp for children ages 6-14 when needed. This will include leading children through various activities both indoors and outdoors, including the classroom/building, salt marsh, beach activities, and arts and crafts. The Assistant Educator may also lead tours at Asharoken Beach, Northport, to visiting groups, lead courses and labs individually, and prepare and break down daily activities and assigned programs. Assistant Educators will be responsible for preparation before and after programs, including cleaning and caring for the facility, animals, and aquaria. All associated camp-related tasks, including supervision of children, paperwork, and creating and teaching a marine lesson, are possible.
Additionally, the seasonal educator may assist in other local Western Suffolk Marine Program projects, including, but not limited to, water quality and storm-water.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and support diversity are strongly encouraged to apply
Salary: Non-exempt $16.00 - $18.00 per hour (based on experience)
Hour:21-40 hours per week
Dates: April 1, 2023 - August 31, 2023 – Full Camp season commitment
Benefits:Health Insurance, NYS retirement options
HOW TO APPLY:
Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.
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No relocation or VISA Sponsorship available.
The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions. If you require accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Of Suffolk County HR Department at (631) 727-7850 ext 252 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Last updated January 17, 2023