Education and Outreach Coordinator, AmeriCorps Member

Indiana County Conservation District

***NOTE THAT THIS IS A PMSC AMERICORPS POSITION – PLEASE VISIT WWW.PMSC.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE AMERICORPS PROGRAM INCLUDING LIVING STIPEND AND OTHER BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAM***

Position Summary

The Education and Outreach coordinator will expand upon/implement previously developed educational programming for adults and K-12 students in Indiana County throughout the duration of their term. This position requires a lot of coordination work with schools and other interested groups for educational programs and workshops.

Position Overview

This position will be required to expand upon/implement previously developed K-12 educational programs that meet the standards necessary to comply with PA Department of Education. This person will complete educational workshops and programs for K-12 students in our discovery center, at schools, or other community events. These workshops/programs will specifically address conservation, agriculture, and the environment. This person will also be required to develop, facilitate, and instruct adult educational workshops alone or with other District program staff related to conservation, agriculture, and the environment. In addition to educational programming, this position will improve the District’s outreach programs by advancing our social media presence, developing press releases for programs and coordinating media coverage for events. This person will develop and distribute the District Quarterly newsletter and develop educational content for the District Annual Report. At a minimum, this position should implement 1-2 adult education workshops per month and 3-5 days of k-12 educational programing per month during the school year.

How to Apply

Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and Three Professional References to:

Indiana County Conservation District
435 Hamill Road
Indiana PA 15701

Or to: [email protected]

Applications must be received by 5:00 pm on Friday July 15, 2022.

*Note that applications not containing a cover letter, resume, and three references will be discarded because it shows an inability to follow instructions