Become part of the Thorne team as an environmental education AmeriCorps for our school age and Nature Preschool programs. Members will facilitate fun, hands-on, place-based learning activities to connect students to nature. Led by the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education (CAEE), two AmeriCorps members at Thorne work collaboratively with Thorne staff to implement and develop in-school, after school, field trip, and Nature Preschool programs to promote nature connection in area youth. Thorne AmeriCorps members receive significant training and experience in community engagement, project implementation, leadership, diverse populations, and more.
You will become part of a team of nature-oriented professionals, develop environmental education skills, and enjoy a community of peers who value a profound connection to nature in our lives.
Term of Service: This is a Full Time national and community service position requiring, at a minimum, a total of 1,700 hours during the year (approximately 40 hours/week.) The position begins August 23, 2021 and ends July 29, 2022.
SALARY: Bimonthly living allowance of $695.66 and $6,345 education award
START DATE: August 23
HOW TO APPLY: Application instructions: https://thornenature.org/get-involved/employment/