Environmental Education Fellow


Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

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Cheryl Krage

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28097 Goodview Drive
Lanesboro, MN
United States

This is a job for you if…

You enjoy working with youth grades 4-8
You desire to work outside
You have an inclination towards communal living
You want a job to provide professional development, mentorship, and coaching
You believe in a values-based, mission driven vocation


Fellows develop teaching, interpretive, and public relations techniques rooted in principles of environmental education during this year-long, residential program. Fellows are exposed to a wide variety of audiences through instructing our hands-on, experiential, and inquiry-based classes. Professional growth and learning are accomplished through direct teaching experience supported by staff, professional workshops, and a series of observations and evaluations.

View the complete position description on our website

Compensation Information

  • Participants receive an $1,000/month stipend for living expenses and to apply toward the cost of graduate credit or certifications as seen fit. 
  • Participants are provided housing in a private staff wing of the dormitory, sharing a bathroom/suite with one other person and having a private bedroom. All 11 participants share a common living room, dining room, kitchen, storage space, and laundry. 
  • As additional compensation, meals are provided when visiting groups are in residence as are food staples for use in the staff kitchen. Fellows are eligible for MN SNAP benefits. 
  • Along with room and board, fellows are offered significant paid PTO, several holidays, personal voicemail, internet access, staff gear, and use of Eagle Bluff’s recreational equipment.
  • Professional purchase discounts