Job Title: Garden Teacher
Supervisor: Youth Education Coordinator
Employee Status: Non-exempt, part-time
Hours: April – October, up to 30 hours/week, 200 – 400 hours/yr.
Starting pay: $11/hour
This position assists the Youth Education Coordinator to deliver the Idaho Botanical Garden’s Youth Education programs.
Areas of Responsibility
Lead field trip tours program
Set up and take down tour materials
Prepare tour materials
Work with Youth Education Coordinator to improve tour program
Assist with June pre-school program
Deliver off-site Garden On The Road program
Teach winter Garden on the Road lessons and/or summer Botany Camp
Teach for new youth programs as they are implemented
Other Tasks as Needed including, but not limited to:
Attending trainings and meetings
Be able to work M – F, 9-2:30, April, May, September & October
Skills, Knowledge and Training
Experience working with groups of children
B.A. or B.S. in biology related field preferred
Good working knowledge of horticulture helpful.
A sense of humor
Flexibility and the ability to make quick decisions
Good interpersonal skills & ability to work with others as a team
Self-motivation and creativity
Tolerance of and patience with children.
To apply: Send cover letter and resume to Elizabeth Dickey: Idaho Botanical Garden, 2355 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise ID 83712 or fax: 208-343-3601 or to email@example.com