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Job Posting ID# 65139


Employer Information

Name:
Ithaca Children's Garden
Address Line 1:
1013 W State St
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Lauren Salzman
Contact Title:
Education Director
Telephone Number:
607-319-4203
Telephone Extension:
Email:
lauren@ithacachildrensgarden.org

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
121 Turtle Ln, Ithaca
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
Program Assistant
Job Classification Level:
Level II
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Lauren Salzman
Job Description:
The mission of Ithaca Children’s Garden is to connect children to nature to create a more beautiful, resilient, and just world. Our vision is that every child has the basic human right to play, learn, and grow outdoors, and develops a life-long relationship with the living world.

Support child-led nature play
Help lead seasonal environmental education activities
Prepare lesson materials
Participate in reflection and planning
Supervise program participants in an after school program
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Experience and/or interest in working with young children

Comfort working outdoors in various weather conditions. Desire to mentor and support young children as unique individuals, meeting them where they are developmentally. Work on site during weekday after school program hours.
Work Schedule:
Availability will be between the hours of 2:30p-5:30p, exact schedule to be determined.
Weekly Hours:
3-15
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
3
How to Apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Lauren Salzman at lauren@ithacachildrensgarden.org.
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
16.00
Employment Start Date:
01/23/2023
Employment End Date:
05/21/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Education
Career Field:
Child Development/Care
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone