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Work & Volunteer Opportunities


We are always seeking positive, energetic, curious, and kindhearted people to work with us. Whether you are interested in working or volunteering with us, please contact us here. Thanks!

Currently seeking:

After-School Program Facilitator

Summer Camp Counselors


Substitute Teachers

Teaching Positions

Nature Connect Teacher Requirements:

  • You love being with children

  • You have a strong connection with nature

  • You are inherently positive, energetic, curious, and kindhearted

  • You are thoughtful, alert, aware, and able to keep children safe in the outdoors

  • You are comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions

  • You are comfortable sitting on the ground, getting dirty, handling insects, and other small creatures

  • You are interested in learning/further growth in naturalist studies and mentoring

  • You are curious and able to learn new ways of interacting with children

  • You are solid in yourself and able to interact with children and parents with love and respect

  • You are physically fit and able to crouch, dig, climb, hike, and carry up to 40-50lbs

Teaching Qualifications:
  • Preferred MA, BA, teaching certificate or AA in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Environmental Science or related field 

  • Certified CPR and basic first aid

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Passionate about nature-based early childhood or elementary education

  • Comfortable working with children with differing developmental needs

  • Able to convey wonder and cheerfulness in all weather

  • Warm and caring personality - friendly and approachable to children and families

If you are drawn to working with us, please apply. To apply, please email and express your interest in a position. Please only apply if you have an absolute love for children, a happy heart, a playful spirit and a strong relationship with the natural world. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you!

Community Work Opportunities

AL Conservation Corps - Coastal Program positions (paid, seasonal)


The Student Conservation Association is now hiring crew members for its 2022 AL Conservation Corps - Coastal Program, based in Mobile, AL. These paid positions provide great experience for young adults (18+ years old) that are interested in an environmental career, love hands-on outdoor work, or are eager to gain field experience. To apply, contact Amber Rooney, AL Program Coordinator, at


Crew Member Position

• Seasonal position, Sept 12, 2022 - May 5, 2023

• Apply by July 29, 2022

• $12/hr, full-time (40 hrs), weekdays 8A-5P

Experience needed: 

None! As long as you have an interest in an environmental career, a passion for hands-on-service to the land, and are a hard worker you will be a great fit for our program!

To apply or for more information, visit

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