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About the job
The Wolf Conservation Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to protect and preserve wolves in North America through education, advocacy and participation in both the Mexican gray wolf and red wolf Species Survival Plan.
The Program Educator is responsible for delivering personable, high quality, engaging and inspiring educational programs to the public and ensuring that the presented programs are effective and directly support the mission of the Wolf Conservation Center.
Duties and Responsibilities
Stay up to date on the latest science, conservation and policy status and behavioral studies on wolves and wolf conservation in the United States
Assist and lead in the delivery of WCC education programs including onsite programs, offsite programs and virtual programs
Participate in the creation of educational content in support of regular constituent email updates, social media posts, educational campaigns and other initiatives as requested
Respond to educational inquires via phone/email as needed
Supports the administration of educational programs as necessary
Professionally represent the WCC, providing excellent customer service to internal and external constituents
Other duties as assigned
The ideal applicant will have:
A Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) from four-year college or university in wildlife conservation, education or similar subject; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
2 years’ experience teaching / leading in person education programs
Experience in wildlife education
Public speaking experience with the ability to adapt across specific audiences
A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Presentation Technology (Onsite & Virtual)
Proven customer service skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Solid time management and organizational skills with an attention to detail
This is a full-time (40 hours per week) non-exempt position. Hourly rate is commensurate with experience
For consideration, please send your cover letter, resume, and compensation expectations
The Wolf Conservation Center values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on applicant qualifications, merit, and business need. Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.
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Teaching people about wolves, their relationship to the environment and the human role in protecting their future.