DC Summer Conservation Crew Leader
Posted: December 09, 2019
Location: Washington, DC
Time Commitment: Training Dates: June 1-June 11 (mandatory paid training) Site Visit Dates: June 15-26 (this will be a one day visit to the park you have been assigned to; selected candidates will know this date in advance) Program Dates: June 29-August 7, 2020 (must be available for the duration of the entire program)
The Student Conservation Association (SCA), America’s #1 conservation service organization seeks qualified applicants to lead, educate, and inspire Washington DC area high school students (age 15-19) and young adult members (18+) for the 2020 DC area summer programs.
Mentor a crew of 6-10 youth members either as a solo leader or with a co-leader, to complete much needed conservation service projects. Community Crew Leaders must have strong experience teaching or working with urban youth, be able to maintain a positive work environment and motivate students, and be willing to work outdoors. The crew will be working on projects such as invasive species removal, habitat restoration, trail maintenance, and trail construction in various parks across the DC metro area. Project monitoring and data collection will also be required throughout the season.
Specifically, the Crew Leader will:
Compensation: $625/week total salary, paid training
Click Login or Sign Up. Create a profile, complete the basic application and then select Leader Application when prompted. Please be sure to upload your cover letter, resume, and two (2) references. Once your application is complete, you MUST email [email protected] with the position of interest listed in the subject line. This is the only way for us to know your application has been submitted. FOR HIGHEST CONSIDERATION APPLY BY March 31, 2020. Applicants are highly encouraged to apply early as positions are filled on a rolling basis. SCA is an EOE dedicated to workforce diversity.For more information about SCA, visit us at www.theSCA.org