Forest School Teacher Brooklyn Forest
- Date Posted August 16, 2020
- Location Brooklyn, NY
- Category Education
- Job type Part-Time
The weekly schedule is Tuesday through Friday, from 8:30 to 12:00 each morning, with one day teaching in Central Park and three in Prospect Park.
At Brooklyn Forest, we work to nurture the whole child with a simple class that includes imaginative play, delicious food, and a sense of wonder. Learn more about us at www.brooklynforest.org
We value creativity, a high level of attention to detail, and hard work. We are seeking like-minded individuals who are up for the hard, yet invigorating work of a forest school teacher. Potential candidates must be flexible and exhibit a willingness to perform any job, be it singing in the rain, getting down in the dirt to make mud pies, or lifting and/or moving up to 50 pounds of logs and equipment. They must have an appreciation for nature and good food, and a respect for childhood.
Families enrolled in this season of all-outdoor classes have agreed to follow physical distancing guidelines, with all adults wearing masks. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be provided to teachers.
The starting wage is $22/hr with paid training.
Teachers must be available Tuesday-Fridays mornings between August 25 and November 25. Compensation this position is : hourly, $20/hr + Application instructions