Huron Pines AmeriCorps-U.S Fish & Wildlife Service
In partnership with the Huron Pines AmeriCorps program, the USFWS is offering an opportunity for two full-time members to serve a 10-month commitment at the Michigan Field Office in East Lansing. The position will continue to develop and implement education and outreach programs focused on endangered species and conservation career awareness targeted to grade and/or middle school students in the Lansing, Michigan area. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.
Member Duties : The Imperiled Species Education and Outreach Program Coordinator will work with local teachers to continue to design and implement an education and outreach program focused on endangered species and conservation career awareness targeted to elementary/middle school students in the Lansing, MI area. In addition to developing a new in-school program, the members would also periodically present other educational or outreach programs. They will develop outreach materials concerning Michigan's endangered species that highlight the economic benefits and ecosystem services these species provide. Some experience working with the students and the public is preferred. On-site training will be provided. Service locations include the Lansing area as well as travel statewide. Most travel will be day travel but overnight or weekend travel may be necessary.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Stipend , Childcare assistance if eligible , Health Coverage , Training .
Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours , Uniforms provided and required .
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