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Feb 11 / BARD CEP

Summer Educator-Block Island, RI

Organization: Ocean View Foundation 

Position Title: Summer Educator

Location: Block Island, RI

Hours & Compensation: Housing plus a stipend of $450 per month

Application Deadline: February 28, 2014 or until filled



This position is available for an environmentally oriented enthusiast who would:

1. Perform maintenance and stewardship work at the Ocean View Pavilion and its grounds.

2. Assist with all aspects of presenting a weekly schedule of open-air natural history and

environmental education programs for participants of all ages.

3. Participate in promoting the work of the Ocean View Foundation.

This individual would be under the supervision of the Director at the Ocean View Foundation on Block Island, RI. The job will require an average of 25 hours per week.

The Ocean View Pavilion is in a park-like site in the commercial center of the Island, it is open to the public from dawn to dusk, and it requires daily attention during the summer season.

We are seeking a college student who is interested in obtaining first hand experience in areas of environmental education, natural history sciences, community and public service, and related endeavors.

Although preference may be given to those described above, this position may also be

right for a person who is decompressing from teaching or studying in an intense academic program

or environment, or simply exploring new interests.

Personal qualities of flexibility, a good sense of humor and a can-do attitude will be sought.

Housing plus a stipend of $450 per month. Transportation is recommended, but not necessary.

For a full job description and to apply, go to

or call 401-595-7055.

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