Organization: Sugar Grove Nature Center
Job Type: Education & Programming, Full-Time
Location: McLean, IL
Salary: $27,000-$30,000
Program planning, development, and implementation. Programs include, but are not limited to, field trips, scout and youth groups, preschools, birthday parties, daycares, summer camps, homeschool audiences, and public programs & events for all ages. Responsible for field trip and program registration, scheduling, confirmations, and record keeping. Assist with daily operations including, but not limited to, clerical and correspondence duties, bird feeder station maintenance, Nature Center appearance & cleaning, animal care (live display animals), and grounds/stewardship work as needed. Visitor experience duties include interaction with the public, ensuring a positive guest experience, care of the Nature Center, and hosting the Nature Center on some weekends. Prepare press releases and marketing materials for educational programs and events. Market programs and events via social media and online sources. Assist with planning & coordinating of special events. Assist in training and coordination of interns and volunteers. Develop interpretive materials including displays/exhibits, brochures, teaching materials, and newsletter articles. Flexibility and willingness to perform all duties as directed including weekend and evening work; ability to handle changes in daily work schedule due to weather, programs, or staffing needs.
To learn more, email Angela Funk at
Closing Date: 07/07/2019