Career Opportunities

The mission of Earthplace is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience, and action.


We are looking to fill the following positions immediately.

Earthplace is currently hiring a full-time Naturalist Educator.

The Naturalist Educator role is part of a cohesive team that cares for our animals and nature sanctuary while providing experiential nature education to children and adults through organized programs and visitor experiences.

This is a full-time position reporting to the Director of Nature Programs with working hours that include weekend days. The person in this role should have a love for animals and be experienced in their care, and be skilled at presenting programs to children.

View detailed job description here.
Send cover letter and resume to at hr@earthplace.org.

Please do not contact us to check the status of an employment application, we do not give out status updates. If you are selected for an interview, we will be in touch over the next few weeks. 

Earthplace is currently hiring a part-time Nature Adventure Leader/Weekend Naturalist.

The Nature Adventure Leader/Weekend Naturalist role is part of a cohesive team that cares for our animals and nature sanctuary while providing experiential nature education to children and adults through organized programs and visitor experiences.

This is a part-time position, up to 20 hours a week, reporting to the Director of Nature Programs with working hours that include weekend days.  The person in this role should have a love for the outdoors and adventure. They should also have experience with outdoor adventure skills and natural science.

View detailed job description here.
Send cover letter and resume to at hr@earthplace.org.

Please do not contact us to check the status of an employment application, we do not give out status updates. If you are selected for an interview, we will be in touch over the next few weeks. 

Earthplace is currently hiring a part-time Visitor Services Representative.

Visitor Services is the public interface for Earthplace with responsibility for greeting visitors and handling general inquiries including those from Preschool parents, members, community groups and volunteers.  A successful candidate needs to be service oriented and capable of problem solving and answering questions in a busy and public work space. This position serves as the “face” to the Earthplace community and requires a positive and outgoing personality and a love and appreciation of nature and early childhood education.

This is a part-time, hourly non-exempt position and reports to the Director of Nature programs.

View detailed job description here.
Send cover letter and resume to at hr@earthplace.org.

Please do not contact us to check the status of an employment application, we do not give out status updates. If you are selected for an interview, we will be in touch over the next few weeks. 

The Earthplace Preschool is currently hiring a Lead Teacher.

The Lead Teacher is the leader of the teaching team who shares the responsibility with the Assistant Teacher(s) for the care and education of an assigned group of children.  The Lead Teacher is responsible for planning learning experiences, implementing developmentally appropriate curriculum, supervising children, communicating with parents, and providing a healthy and safe learning environment for the children.  The Lead Teacher is responsible for supervising and evaluating the Assistant Teacher(s) and helping to implement their personal professional development plan.  The Lead Teacher is also part of the hiring committee and has input regarding hiring Preschool Staff.

Accountability:
The Lead Teacher reports to the Preschool Director and the Executive Director.

View detailed job description here.
Download an application here.
Send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Amee Borys at a.borys@earthplace.org.

Please do not contact us to check the status of an employment application, we do not give out status updates. If you are selected for an interview, we will be in touch over the next few weeks. 

The Earthplace Preschool is currently hiring a part-time assistant teacher.

Preschool teachers work as part of a team. At Earthplace Preschool, we understand that the teacher’s approach and demeanor set the tone for the classroom. An intentional, thoughtful approach and calm demeanor are imperative for success with young children.

The assistant teacher is a member of the teaching team who shares the responsibility with the lead teacher for the care and education of an assigned group of children. The assistant teacher is responsible for planning with the teaching team, implementing a developmentally appropriate curriculum, supervision, and helping to provide a healthy and safe learning environment.

The position is Monday thru Friday, from 8:15 am to 2:00 pm, offering a competitive salary based on experience.

View detailed job description here.
Download an application here.
Send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Amee Borys at a.borys@earthplace.org.

Please do not contact us to check the status of an employment application, we do not give out status updates. If you are selected for an interview, we will be in touch over the next few weeks. 

Earthplace is currently hiring a Summer Camp Assistant Counselor.

Counselors are the primary caregivers for each camper.  The Assistant Counselor is responsible for Assisting the Lead Counselor with planning, teaching, coordinating, and carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and relationships. 

Applicants must be 16 years of age and be able to obtain or become certified in First Aid/CPR.

View detailed job description here.
Download an application here.

Please note the deadline to apply is March 1, 2021. Completed application, along with a cover letter and resume, should be sent to a.borys@earthplace.org.

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications received, we are not able to give status updates. We will contact you directly to arrange an interview or for any additional information.

In compliance with all federal and state legislation and regulations regarding non-discrimination, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, expression and characteristics, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, visible or invisible disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.