Position Overview Environmental education and field experiences are important components of the Logan educational philosophy. Environmental Education teachers work collaboratively with Core Teachers to develop and implement a yearlong class unit, typically with a strong environmental science connection, comprised of a variety of classroom instruction and field experiences. These classroom instruction and field experiences are largely scieince-related. Above the Entry Primary (kindergarten) level students go on overnight experiences once or twice each year. These overnights vary in length from a single night to ten or more days.
Status The EE teacher is a salaried, exempt position.
The Logan School work day is 8:00-4:00, though EE teacher hours vary as required by job responsibilities
Until 5:00 when attending required all-staff meetings
Occasional evening/weekend hours
Overnight and weekend work is required for the extended trips
Essential Functions Develop age appropriate, science related curricula and deliver instruction consistent with the school's mission and core values, standards of teaching excellence
Work collaboratively with core teachers in support of the class unit and the students.
Communicate with core teachers regarding any concerns about a student, any schedule changes, and any other issues in which information will allow each teacher to better meet the needs of the child.
Organize and lead or co-lead field trips
Manage the budget for field trips
Manage student medications on extended trips, with advance parent communication as needed.
Drive a bus for field trip transportation
Help manage the EE lab, equipment and teaching supplies
Maintain a bus calendar for usage
Maintain an online calendar for trips
Work collaboratively with the Business Office for billing and spending
Perform miscellaneous other duties, as assigned by the head of school and/or dean
Bachelor's Degree in a field related to environmental education
Excellent written communication skills and attention to detail
Mac and/or Windows computer literate
Ability to drive a small school bus
Hold or be able to acquire medication delegation certification.
Hold or be able to acquire Wilderness First Responder & CPR certification
Undergo and pass a background check, DMV check and drug screening test as requested
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on experience
About The Logan School for Creative Learning
The Logan School for Creative Learning-Private School