Forest School Teacher Brooklyn Forest
- Date Posted January 30, 2024
- Location New York, NY
- Category Education
- Job type Part-Time
The weekly schedule is Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 12:00 in Prospect Park or Central Park.
The starting wage is $26/hour. A predictable teaching schedule of 17-25 hours/week is based on your seasonal availability; training and sick days are paid. Spring forest school teachers are invited to continue teaching year-round, starting with the summer season in July.
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 people 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, whether it's 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.
Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, Brooklyn Forest School will honor your experiences, perspectives, and unique identity. Together, we strive to create and maintain a working and learning environment that is inclusive, equitable and welcoming. Compensation this position is : hourly, $20/hr + Application instructions