Lead Nature Educator

Salary: $18.00 per hour
The deadline for this position has been extended until the position is filled.

Description: Working within the Toronto Botanical Garden education team, the Lead Nature Educator will plan and deliver nature-based programs for elementary school groups and summer camps. These programs, which support the Ontario school curriculum, immerse children in the natural world and draw connections for children between the natural world and art and culture. Students will participate in hands-on activities including water testing in Wilket Creek, exploring habitats in the Wilket Creek ravine, farming in TBG’s Teaching Garden, and creating nature art.
Full responsibilities and qualifications: Lead Nature Educator

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter as one PDF file to:

Summer Nature Educators

Full-time, contract (35 hours/week)
Positions available: Two
Salary: $15.00 per hour


  • assist with the preparation and teaching of outdoor, nature-based summer camps for children between the ages of 3 to 13
  • provide support with the planning and preparation of day camps for children from high needs communities through our funded camps
  • help maintain TBG’s classroom, including care of plants, vermicomposter and fish
  • assist with the maintenance of the Teaching Garden, which includes a native wildflower garden, dinosaur garden, herb garden and an organic vegetable garden planted and harvested by children

Full responsibilities and qualifications: Summer Nature Educator

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter as one PDF file to: by May 23, 2019.

TBG is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. In accordance with relevant legislation including the Ontario Human Rights and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, a request for accommodation will be considered throughout the hiring process.

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