Temporary Full-time Nature Educator


Audubon Community Nature Center

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Work at Audubon

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Sarah Hatfield

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Jamestown, NY
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This Nature Educator position has it all - formal and informal teaching roles, indoor and outdoor programs, students ages 3 years to adult, all taking place in a Nature Center filled with exhibits, on the grounds with over 5 miles of trails, ponds, fields, and woodlands, or in local schools and organizations. Join a nature- and fun-loving group that is always excited to share their passions - whether birds, herps, teaching, hiking, and so much more.


General Description

The Temporary Nature Educator will teach classroom nature programs, guide outdoor walks, and lead 8 weeks of summer day camp in Chautauqua County in New York and Warren County in Pennsylvania. This position is for 40 hours per week from January through September, 2024.


  • Enjoys working with children in classroom and outdoor settings;
  • Experience working with and teaching children;
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to be dynamic;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Valid driver’s license and own vehicle;
  • Clear background check


  • Experience teaching in an elementary classroom setting;
  • Experience in informal settings teaching children;
  • Comfort and familiarity with the flora and fauna of western New York

Compensation Information

$15.60 per hour 

Sick time accrual, PTO accrual