About the Position

NatureBridge Environmental Science Educators give students powerful experiences in nature in seven National Parks throughout the country. Students connect with nature, develop personal and social skills, and practice hands-on science outdoors. NatureBridge in the Mid-Atlantic region currently seeks Environmental Science Educators for the spring and fall seasons in Prince William Forest Park, VA. Educators work primarily with 5th and 7th graders from Washington DC and Virginia who attend for a 3-day residential program. Qualifications include a Wilderness First Aid certification and and 1-2 years of relevant teaching experience. Our compensation package includes a competitive daily rate, an additional rate for running evening programs, and housing. We are seeking to hire one person for our spring season immediately, and are now reviewing applications for our fall season on a rolling basis. All positions are open until filled. Please see the attached document for a complete job description and information on how to apply.

  • Spring Season: April 2nd-June 7th
  • Fall Season: September 4th-November 8th

Please direct questions to Rae Parks, Senior Educator, at midatlanticsearch@naturebridge.org

About NatureBridge

Founded in 1971, NatureBridge provides environmental science programs for students in the world’s best classrooms—our national parks. As the largest residential education partner of the National Park Service, NatureBridge serves more than 30,000 students and their teachers each year in seven national parks. In order to further our mission, NatureBridge is committed to supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion and to promoting equal opportunity for students and staff in the field of environmental education. We strive to diversify our workforce and seek applications by individuals from all backgrounds, abilities, cultures, orientations, identities, and communities. For more information, visit: naturebridge.org