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Warner Park Nature Center

Outdoor Naturalist

Warner Park Nature Center

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Job Summary

Do you love being outdoors?  Are you curious about nature?  Do you enjoy exploring your backyard and sharing discoveries with others? Then consider joining the naturalist team!  Warner Park Nature Center is looking for a naturalist that will work with our Environmental Education (EE) program to develop, coordinate and deliver outdoor exploration and environmental education programs to youth, families and the general public.

Job Responsibilities

•    Develop and implement environmental science curriculum for youth in grades K-12
•    Facilitate outdoor activities in all program areas including summer camps, school field trips, high school field labs, weekend programs, special events, evening programs and teacher in-services
•    Support the EE program by helping maintain bird feeding stations, organic
and wildflower gardens and nature center grounds
•    Collaborate with teachers, students, nature center staff, volunteers, interns
and community parners to develop, implement and evaluate programs
•    Assist with Nature Center and facility operations including vistor services,
maintenance, marketing and other duties as requested
•    Participate in park research and natural resouce management projects

Qualifications

This position requires the ability to perform daily, physical activities outdoors including hiking, bending, lifting, sitting and talking in all seasons and weather conditions.

Additional Information

Benefits

Part-time, hourly wage.

How to Apply

Candidates should send a letter of interest and resume by July 25, 2021 to:
Rachel Anderson, Naturalist
Warner Park Nature Center
7311 Hwy 100
Nashville, TN 37221
Rachel.Anderson@nashville.gov

615-862-8555

Details

  • Date Posted: July 9, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Educator
  • Service Area: Environment
  • Salary Range: 15 - 18 per hour
  • Working Hours: Tuesday-Saturday and some evenings, 19 hours/week$15-$18 per hour