Insect Discovery Lab Education Specialist

Immediate opening. Insect Discovery Lab Education Specialist delivers presentations of the Insect Discovery Lab and Edible EdVenture educational outreach programs to schools, service organizations, senior centers and the general public in the greater San Francisco Bay Area. The position requires an energetic, self-motivated and organized individual who has a professional interest in linking live hands-on learning with the conservation of biodiversity. Generates, coordinates and expands new client base for the programs.

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree in education, biological sciences, drama from an accredited college or university is preferred. Public speaking experience and ability to communicate animal/conservation/sustainability/food facts in a lively, entertaining manner to a diverse audience (i.e. age, race, culture). Good overall knowledge of natural history of invertebrates strongly preferred. Capable of being trained to handle live program animals. Strong oral and written communication skills required with an ability to work well with staff and volunteers. Valid CA drivers license with proven safe driving record. Travel around the Bay Area required, must have vehicle for this position, and, MUST be available to work on weekends. Ideally the candidate resides in San Francisco. Please send cover letter, resumé and three professional references to

Job location is Potrero HilL

Compensation: Part-time: 15+ hours a week. Salary is $12.50/hour to start.

This is a part-time job. Monday through Friday must be available for weekend presentations

This is at a non-profit organization.

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San Francisco, California

699 Mississippi Street, suite 106, San Francisco, California, 94107, United States