TITLE: Adventure Recreation Coordinator
SUPERVISOR: Executive Director
SUMMARY OF POSITION
The Great Valley Nature Center is seeking an experienced and motivated candidate for the position of Adventure Recreation Coordinator to assist the Nature Center in meeting the ambitious environmental education and recreational goals necessary to further its mission as a vibrant community based Environmental Education Facility. Educating over 40,000 people each year, the Great Valley Nature Center is one of the top Nature Centers in Pennsylvania.
The Adventure Recreation Coordinator has the responsibility for planning, implementing and coordinating the Center’s comprehensive adventure program. Specific areas include leading kayaking/canoeing/eco-tour day/weekend/week long trips for adults and children. Coordinator will also be responsible for developing and leading Adventure Summer Camps for children ages 10-14. Additional duties include participating in the day to day operations of the Nature Center, which include teaching environmental education programs, animal care, special events and public programs.
A bachelor degree with emphasis in recreation, outdoor education, general education, environmental education or other related area. Must be physical fit and have experience in kayaking, canoeing and outdoor recreation trip leading. Must have good communication skills and ability to engage wide range of audiences. Seasonal weekend/evening work mandatory. Must be able to drive a 15-passenger van.
Salary:. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Please send resume and cover letter to:
Thomas J. Pascocello, Executive Director (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Great Valley Nature Center
P.O. Box 82
Devault, PA 19432
Thomas J. Pascocello, Executive Director