Lead Teacher for Forest Preschool and Forest School Programs

This is a position for the lead teacher and coordinator for the Forest Preschool and Forest School programs at NBNC. The position is contracted from January 30th, 2013 to June 15th, 2013. The job is part time at 24 hours a week. The NBNC Forest School teacher helps to continue NBNC’s mission to provide informative and experiential outreach programs for the community here in central Vermont.
Pay commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities :

Coordinate and teach the Forest Preschool and Forest School programs.
Perform outreach and advertising for Forest Preschool.
Document lessons and learning as a result of both Forest Preschool and Forest
Network with other Forest Preschool programs
Write two blog posts per month about Forest Preschool at NBNC


BA in Early Childhood Education or Primary Education
Wilderness First Aid and CPR
Documented experience leading students outdoors in all types of weather

Preference will be given to applicants who:

Hold an Early Childhood Certification in VT
Have related course work to Forest School and Nature Preschool philosophy
Practice storytelling, singing, and nature inspired art in their daily teaching routine
To Apply:

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Amy Butler
Director of Education
(802) 229-6206

Montpelier, Vermont
The North Branch Nature Center
amy butler
713 Elm Street
Montpelier, Vermont 05602
United States