Job Opportunities

Part-Time Program Educator
Job Description

Sturgeon City is in need of  enthusiastic and capable adults to assist with our educational summer programming.  This position is a part-time position responsible for assisting in some development of  curriculum and presenting educational programs to summer camp participants. Camps run from June 1st through August 6th. Opportunities to continue after summer camp may be available depending on program and educator availability. Each camp runs for one week but educators are not required to teach every week camp is offered. Educators are able to choose the weeks they would like to teach.  

Job Duties and Responsibilities

1) Memorizing and presenting a pre-designed lesson plan. Some development of plans when applicable. 
2) Set up and cleaning up your station and classroom area.
3) Presenting the lesson to groups of approximately 10-30 students depending on the program in a camp setting. 
4) Working closely with and supervising volunteers during some programs.

5) Comfortable in indoor and outdoor settings while teaching in all climate types. 

Qualifications
  • Degree in a natural science, education or another related degree.  Equivalent experience may be substituted.

  • Knowledge of teaching techniques commonly used in environmental education and/or experience working with children in an educational setting not required but highly recommended.

  • Experience and comfort working in an outdoor setting, regardless of weather conditions.

Application Process

Complete the application below using the PDF button and email to info@sturgeoncity.org, fax to (910) 938-0053, or mail to

Sturgeon City Education Department

PO Box 1056

Jacksonville, NC 28541

Sturgeon City Institutes Instructor
Job Description

Sturgeon City is in need of  enthusiastic and capable adults to assist with our Sturgeon City Institutes program.  This position is a part-time position responsible for assisting in some development of  curriculum and presenting educational programs to high school students. This is a week-long position from June 7th-11th, 2021. 

Positions available: 4

Job Duties and Responsibilities

1) Development of lesson plans and schedule for the week. 
2) Set up and cleaning up your station and classroom area.
3) Presenting the lesson to groups of approximately 10-30 students depending on the program.

4) Comfortable in indoor and outdoor settings while teaching in all climate types. 

Qualifications
  • Degree in a natural science, education or another related degree.  Equivalent experience may be substituted.

  • Knowledge of teaching techniques commonly used in environmental education and/or experience working with children in an educational setting not required but highly recommended.

  • Experience and comfort working in an outdoor setting, regardless of weather conditions.

Application Process

Complete the application below using the PDF button and email to info@sturgeoncity.org, fax to (910) 938-0053 or mail to

Sturgeon City Education Department

PO Box 1056

Jacksonville, NC 28541