Alderleaf is Hiring - join our growing team to change the world through nature skills education!
We are currently accepting applications for a full-time core instructor position, a half-time core instructor position, and a half-time admissions assistant position (year-round positions) that will start in July 2018.
We are accepting applications until March 31st, 2018 and conducting interviews with top applicants in April.
Core instructors are the primary instructors for Alderleaf courses. They are year-round positions that include teaching at our core programs (including field trips), as well as various other courses (including weekend classes, custom courses, and summer programs). Core instructors are involved with all aspects of the programs, from lead teaching to coordinating trips, assisting guest teachers, and overseeing student progress. Core instructors also assist with outreach including writing articles for the Alderleaf website, taking photos & video clips, as well as caring for classrooms & the land, and various other support tasks.
We are considering applications for both a full-time core instructor position (averaging 5 days/week) and a half-time core instructor position (averaging 2.5 days/week). Instructor positions are exempt, salaried positions. (Note: the half-time core instructor position could be combined with the half-time admissions assistant position to create full-time employment).
Core Instructor Responsibilities Include:
Preferred (though not required):
The application deadline is March 31, 2018. Top candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview in April.
Alderleaf is seeking a friendly, organized, and motivated individual that shares our passion for wilderness education to join our team. The half-time admissions assistant position will play a key role in supporting the Office/Admissions Manager and Program Director by communicating with prospective students and occasionally filling in for the Office/Admissions Manager.
Admissions Assistant Primary Responsibilities Include:
Secondary Responsibilities (when supporting or filling in for the Office/Admissions Manager) Include:
Admissions Assistant Job Requirements:
Admissions Assistant Required Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications (though not required):
Admissions Assistant Work Schedule:
Half-time (20 hours per week). There is some flexibility in the design of the weekly schedule (for examples: could be half days Monday through Friday; or full days on Mondays and Fridays with half days on Wednesdays; or fit around attendance of AWSP; or fit around the schedule of the half-time core instructor position if holding both positions). Work location is at our office on our campus outside Monroe, WA. (Note: the half-time admissions assistant position could be combined with the half-time core instructor position to create full-time employment).
Admission Assistant Compensation:
Hourly (non-exempt position), $16-17 per hour, depending on experience. Benefits: Paid time off for five major holidays plus additional paid vacation/sick time.
To Apply for the Admissions Assistant Position:
Email a cover letter that expresses your qualifications for the position, a resume, and a completed general employment application to email@example.com.
Applications are being accepted until March 31, 2018. Top candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview in April.
Learn about our team on the Alderleaf faculty page.