Employment

Rate this item
(4 votes)

INTERNSHIP AT ARLINGTON ECHO
Anne Arundel County Public Schools

Office of Environmental Literacy
Title: OUTDOOR EDUCATION INTERN
Organizational Unit: Outdoor Education Program
Reports To: Coordinator of Environmental Literacy and Outdoor Education

General Statement of Work:

Serves as an intern by assisting the instructional staff at the Office of Environmental Literacy and Outdoor Education Center in implementing lessons, maintaining, developing and creating lesson materials used for Environmental and Outdoor Education program. Work involves assisting teachers in planning, implementing and evaluating instructional lessons and programs; participating in staff development activities and/or assisting in the preparation of instructional materials. Work is planned and implemented under the direction of the Coordinator of Environmental Literacy and Outdoor Education and the professional staff.


Examples of Duties and Responsibilities: These examples are illustrative and not all inclusive: 

  1. Instructs and implements lessons as a part of the Environmental Literacy field experience.
  2. Assists the Outdoor Education Teacher Specialist and Outdoor Educator with parent in-services.
  3. Organizes the set up and break down of necessary equipment and materials needed for instructional programs and activities.
  4. Assists in developing instructional materials and activities for use in the outdoor education program.
  5. Directs and oversees dining hall meal procedures to assure proper meal atmosphere and behavior.
  6. Assists parents and teachers with instructional activities and programs as assigned.
  7. Maintains tree nursery and native plant gardens as a part of the environmental and outdoor education center.
  8. Assists with aquaculture maintenance.
  9. Performs other related duties as assigned.


Supervision and Guidance Received:
Works under the general supervision of the Coordinator of Environmental Literacy and Outdoor Education. Works under the immediate direction and supervision of the Outdoor Educator and/or other professional staff member.


Qualification Requirements

  1. A BS/BA from an accredited college or university. Preference of course work and/or studies in environmental education, environmental management, outdoor education, elementary or secondary education, recreation or a related field.
  2. Ability to work as a team member and show patience when working with students, teachers, administrators, fellow employees, parents, volunteers and the general public.

Send cover letter and resume to:

Coordinator of Environmental Literacy and Outdoor Education
AACPS Office of Environmental Literacy

Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center
975 Indian Landing Road
Millersville, Maryland 21108
(410) 222-3822

 



Title: WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR
Organizational Unit: Outdoor Education Program
Reports To: Coordinator of Environmental/Outdoor Education

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR POSITIONS available to teach Anne Arundel County Public Schools Drownproofing Program
at the Arundel Olympic Swim Center in Annapolis.
Hours generally 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Monday - Friday.

Qualifications: must have current A.A. Co. lifeguard license and teaching experience. Water Safety Instructor and pool operator's license are also recommended.

Beginning salary $10.50- $11.50/hour based on certifications.

For more information call
Cathy Bellarin
at
(410) 222-5855
or email: cbellarin@aacps.org



Arlington Echo Summer Jobs  

To Apply, download and print the Staff Application for Summer Camps 2016!

camp staffWEB
Senior Counselor, Junior Counselor, Counselor-in-Training, & Aquatic Staff Positions for:
Friendship Camp
Campers entering grades 2-4. A fun-filled residential camp featuring crafts, music, games, swimming, fishing, crabbing, boating and more!

Planet Earth Camp
Campers entering grades 4-6. An ecology-based residential camp with hands-on environmental activities, fishing, crabbing, swimming, crafts and games.

Echo Adventure Camp
Campers entering grades 6-8. An adventure-filled residential camp that offers activities including hiking, tent camping, swimming and canoeing.

Junior Counselor & Counselor-in-Training Age Requirements:
For Early Birds Camp and Friendship Camp, junior counselors must be at least 16 years of age and counselors-in-training (CIT) must be at least 14 years of age.
For Planet Earth Camp and Eco Adventure Camp, junior counselors must be at least 18 years of age and CIT's must be at least 16 years of age.
For all camps, the counselor-in-training (CIT) position is an unpaid training position.

Senior Counselor Age Requirements:
All Senior Staff must be 21 years of age or older.
** Teachers from Anne Arundel County that enjoy leading campers in a variety of outdoor activities are encouraged to apply for Senior Counselor Positions.

Aquatic Staff: Teach during the summer at Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center in Millersville. Forty Hours per week.  Aquatic staff must be a current Water Saftey Instructor, have a current A.A. Co. lifegaurd and pool operator's license, and current CPR. Canoeing and small craft safety experience is helpful. Salary: $10.00/hour



For more information contact
Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center
975 Indian Landing Road, Millersville, MD 21108
(410) 222-3822

Read 26127 times Last modified on Wednesday, 13 January 2016 15:22