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Outdoor Education School

Outdoor Environmental Director

Outdoor Education School
MI, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 06/30/2007
Categories: Administrative
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Reports to the CEO. Function as Director of Outdoor Education School. which hires and manages 10+ staff. Duties: 1) Must be able to represent self and organization professionally to customer(s) to include but is not limited to School Staff, Administrators, Superintendents, Boards, Professional Organizations and Businesses. 2) Must have abilities to speak and present programs and ideas before groups of up to 800 people. 3) Must possess and demonstrate additional leadership qualities and abilities such as: Model the way for staff; Inspire a shared vision with staff and customers; Challenge the process to refine and develop new and innovative programming opportunities; Enable others to experience spiritual and professional growth; Encourage the hearts of employees and guests to walk closer with our Lord Jesus.

Bachelors degree required, Masters Degree preferred in a related field and demonstrates experience in an Environmental/Science based program. 3-5 years in professional leadership and administration experience preferred. Must direct and lead in organizational structure.

About the Outdoor Environmental School:
The program is based on a residential program with 3,4,and 5 day opportunities that meet or exceed the academic content requirements and benchmarks for the three states served by the program. The school has experienced exponential growth within the last two years and is expected to serve over 11,500 students, faculty and guests from over 100 schools in the 2007/2008 school year.