1.8 Employment

About Us

We envision a world where every student learns about the science of nature, is inspired by its beauty, and is motivated to take action to protect the natural world.

Employment at NatureBridge

There are many great reasons to join the NatureBridge team.

  • We have partnered with the National Park Service for over 40 years to provide high quality residential environmental education programs in multiple national parks and recreation areas.
  • Our campus employees work and live in some of the world’s most beautiful natural settings.
  • No matter what your role, you will help to change the lives of children and inspire a new generation of environmental stewards.
  • NatureBridge values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strive to diversify our workforce and seek applications by individuals from all backgrounds, abilities, cultures, orientations, identities, and communities.

Open positions

Sales Manager (Golden Gate Campus)

Marketing Associate (All NatureBridge Regions)

Director (Southern California)

Senior Major Gifts Officer (Southern California) 

Educator Development Program

Our summer training program for educators from communities underrepresented in the field of environmental education increases their experience with outdoor teaching and risk management skills. Learn more and apply now

Environmental Science Educators (all NatureBridge regions)

NatureBridge environmental science educators are the cream of the crop. The quality and integrity of our programs demands it. We welcome applications for our environmental science educators throughout the year. Please learn more about applying to work in each of our locations below. Our educators have the opportunity to shape the future of NatureBridge in many ways including:

  • collaborating with and sharing knowledge and expertise with cross-campus teams.
  • gaining experience working at multiple campuses.
  • developing and sharing new curricula.
  • using the latest technology including hand-held devices and digital recording equipment.
  • promoting themselves in many ways including presenting at conferences.
  • telling their stories and sharing their experience online, at fundraising events, and more!

View the complete environmental science educator job description and find out how to apply below.

 

We accept applications on an ongoing basis for environmental science educator positions. We are currently hiring for a few positions that will start January 2, 2015. Applications are due October 1, 2014 for those wishing to be considered. Applications are due February 1, 2015 for those wishing to be considered for the 2015-2016 school year.

A complete application consists of the following:

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Yosemite
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

When your application materials are ready please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to:
Kim Laizer
NatureBridge at Yosemite
P.O. Box 487
Yosemite, CA 95389

We accept applications on an ongoing basis for environmental science educator positions, and are currently accepting applications for full-time and part-time environmental science educator positions for the 2014/2015 school year. The deadline for applications wishing to be considered for Fall 2014 is March 15.

While most of our positions are full time, we do occasionally have part-time and on-call positions available. 

We partner with the National Park Service, and many of our educators work and live in the national park in beautiful Marin Headlands. Just 10 minutes from San Francisco but a world away!

A complete application consists of the following:

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Golden Gate
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

When your application materials are ready please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to:
 
Environmental Science Educator Hiring Committee
NatureBridge at Golden Gate
1033 Fort Cronkhite
Sausalito, CA  94965

Our campus is located on Lake Crescent in Olympic National Park. Many of our environmental science educators live on campus and other employees live in neighboring Port Angeles, Washington.
A complete application consists of the following:

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Olympic
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

When your application materials are ready please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to
 
Environmental Science Educator Hiring Committee
NatureBridge at Olympic
111 Barnes Point Road
Port Angeles, WA 98363

In Southern California, NatureBridge environmental science educators work in both the Santa Monica Mountains and Channel Islands. 

A complete application consists of the following:

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Santa Monica Mountains and Channel Islands.
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

Make sure to include all relevant recent work and a current phone number and email address. Applicants living in the Los Angeles and Ventura areas are strongly encouraged to apply. Please review the qualifications for hire before submitting application documents. 

When your application materials are ready, please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to:

NatureBridge
20720 Ventura Blvd, Suite 265
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you! 

Field science educator positions usually open each fall and spring. For this reason, environmental science educator applications are accepted on a year-round basis.
A complete application consists of the following:

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Santa Monica Mountains and Channel Islands.
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

When your application materials are ready please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to:

NatureBridge
20720 Ventura Blvd, Suite #265
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

We accept applications on an ongoing basis for environmental science educator positions at our Prince William Forest Park location. The deadline for applicants wishing to be considered for our fall season is March 15th.  Applications wishing to be considered for our spring season should be submitted by October 15th.

A complete application contains the following: 

  • A letter of interest describing why you want to work for NatureBridge in Prince William Forest Park
  • Your current resume
  • Contact information for three references

When your application materials are ready please complete the application form online.
For those applicants with limited computer access, please mail applications to:
 
Educator Selection Committee
NatureBridge
777 6th St NW
Washington, DC  20001

NatureBridge values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strive to diversify our workforce and seek applications by individuals from all backgrounds, abilities, cultures, orientations, identities, and communities.

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you! 

Our Core Values

At NatureBridge, the way we work supports our mission just as much as the work we do. Learn about our core values.

Staff Spotlight

I love working in a national park every day and knowing that I’m helping support an organization whose mission I believe in.” -- Robert Baker, maintenance assistant in Olympic

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