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NWR is operated by a small staff and a dedicated army of volunteers. If we have employment opportunities available, they will be listed here. Please note that experience is generally required and competition is stiff for positions in wildlife rehabilitation. If you are looking to gain experience and/or just want to get involved, please consider joining us as a volunteer.  If you are a college student looking for experience in the field, check out our internships! We'd love to meet you!


Open Position: Afterschool Wildlife Educator (Permanent, 3-8 hours weekly)

NWR is seeking 2 leaders in the education field to provide engaging, high-quality, inquiry-based wildlife and conservation education to middle school students in the afterschool hours to local students while forming positive relationships with students and partnering organizations.

Candidate will be expected to conduct wildlife education programs for students in up to 8 different middle schools (grades 5-8) and potentially elementary students in schools, following an established curriculum teaching basic ecology in an inquiry-based learning format. Candidate must be a proven dynamic and engaging educator while also showing empathy-based skills to form positive relationships with students enrolled in the afterschool programs.

Interested? Email your cover letter and resume or click here for a full job description.