Part time (20 hours/week), with the option for growth
Flexible hours, competitive salary based on education and experience, three-month probation period, and benefits
Hands-on, energy-intensive position, balancing administrative and planning work with leading hands-on science and nature-based activities and games in both a classroom setting and an outdoor camp setting
Lead K-12 school program curriculum including inquiry science-based activities and workshops on salmon, watersheds, water quality testing, stream assessment and climate change
Create new engaging environmental education programming
Lead summer science camps and education outreach programming for groups of children
and youth, including preparation and clean up
Write and distribute a monthly education e-newsletter and related social media
Public outreach and community engagement at events as they arise
Hire and supervise summer environmental education staff
Identify educational program funding sources, write funding proposals/ reports and track project expenses
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in education, natural or environmental sciences, parks and recreation, outdoor recreation, or related field preferred.
At least 2-years experience in educating children (K-12).
A valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle.
Commitment to environmental stewardship with an approachable, non-judgmental style of
communication with the public.
Knowledge of Pacific salmon, watersheds, ecosystems and climate change.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact and communicate with a variety of audiences and
partners (children, youth, adults, educators, other community organizations, funders)
Strong computer proficiency and office skills.
High-energy, creative, self-starter with excellent time management and organizational skills; able to
meet deadlines and maintain flexibility in a fast-paced work environment.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to work collaboratively as part of our dynamic team.
For more information about the SkeenaWild Education Program, visit www.skeenawild.org/education Application deadline: June 5th by 12am PST. Send a cover letter and resume to: [email protected]
We recently submitted our comments on the Environmental Assessment for the proposed Ksi Lisims LNG - Natural Gas Liquefaction and Marine Terminal Project (Ksi Lisims LNG).
Read on to see our comments on how this project impacts our wild salmon, their habitats, and Canada’s climate targets.
SkeenaWild is thrilled to host the 12th annual Film & Photo Festival
in Terrace on November 18, 2023, at Sherwood.
You can find the list of finalists, tickets and information on the event on this page. After the November 18 event, the link to vote for your favourite films and photos will open.
The SWFF celebrates original short films, features, youth films, and photographs submitted by Northern B.C. residents and people from around the world who love exploring this incredible melting pot of stories, visions and perspectives that shines a light on the wonder of the Skeena Watershed.