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Leroy Springs, Inc

Outdoor Program Facilitator

OVERVIEW

Members of the Outdoor Program team are outgoing, fun loving professionals dedicated to connecting people with the outdoors through recreation and education. Key responsibilities include program facilitation in the areas of environmental education, outdoor recreation, and natural resources to help promote conservation awareness and develop future stewards of the land. Flexible work schedule as needed; must be available certain weekends and holidays when scheduled.

KEY FUNCTIONS

Facilitation of outdoor, nature-based and recreation programs for all ages Facilitate all curriculum-based programming both on and off the Greenway including outreach programs
Independently lead outdoor programs for large and small groups
Facilitate recreation activities such as hiking, kayaking, camping and more
Facilitate team building programs, including Low Ropes course
Assist with Summer Camps and lead specialized summer camps
Work Greenway special events as requested
Additional ResponsibilitiesAssist with animal care
Assist in creating and developing programs
Greet and welcome all public and private groups
Effectively manage time to ensure all assigned tasks are complete and on-time
Willingly accept increased responsibilities within the team
All other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES

Ability to travel to different locations to deliver programming
Self-starter, demonstrated ability to take initiative and manage daily challenges; ability to work well with team and individually
Must be flexible and be able to adapt to quickly changing scenarios
Strong writing and verbal communication
Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to relate to people of all ages
Strong organizational skills and time management skills with ability to prioritize tasks
Clear commitment to the ASCG Mission
Strong computer skills
Must be reliable, dependable, professional and trustworthy
Must be comfortable handling reptiles or willing to learn how to handle reptiles

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and or/ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

BA/BS Degree in Environmental Education, Recreation Management, Outdoor Leadership or Adventure Education or equivalent preferred
Current CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and Child Abuse prevention training; will train
Valid Driver’s License with a safe driving history

REPORTING TO THIS POSITION
No supervisory responsibilities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Must be able to exert up to twenty-five pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects when needed. Most work is sedentary; it may be necessary to remain on feet for extended periods of time. Must be able to stand and/or walk for long periods of time on various surfaces and terrain. Must be able to handle live animals (experience with live animal care a plus).

Nonprofit

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