Marine Biology Instructors Wanted to Teach Summer Courses in Canada, the Caribbean, Europe and South
Company: Broadreach Academic Treks
Posted on: March 18, 2019
Broadreach is a leader in experiential programs abroad for middle school, high school, and college aged students. Over the past 26 years, more than 18,000 students have traveled with Broadreach to over 40 countries. Marine Science Instructors teach a college level course to high school or college students in the Bahamas, Curacao, Fiji, the Leeward Islands, Italy and Greece, or South Africa. Our mission is to challenge students to broaden their perspectives through new experiences and environments, to inspire them to develop lifelong skills, to discover and explore their passions, and to empower them to reach beyond self-imposed limitations and take charge of their future. Broadreach instructors inspire students each day, fostering personal growth and cultivating leadership development. They prioritize safety and are energetic role models who excel in building meaningful relationships with their students. Leading a Broadreach program is a fun, rewarding, and demanding position. Our programs combine experiential teaching with practical application of skills, cultural activities, and service learning activities. In addition to teaching the college curriculum, Multimedia Instructors work with their co-leader to supervise students 24/7, facilitate group dynamics, lead games, and other program tasks. Broadreach maintains a small group size of 12 students or less led by two instructors. Programs can be challenging for students and instructors, which makes a positive demeanor essential. Our strongest instructors are flexible, team players who excel in quickly changing scenarios, while maintaining a supportive, fun, and cohesive community. Qualifications: Master degree or higher in marine biology or related field of study (i.e. ecology, conservation biology, etc.) Experience teaching marine biology at the high school or college level. Comfort teaching college level science course, including hands-on academics, labs and field survey techniques. Experience facilitating a group and understanding group dynamic and conflict resolution concepts. Passion for mentoring and motivating students and fostering cultural learning. Physically fit and comfortable participating in activities on program such as scuba diving, snorkeling, hiking, sea kayaking, camping, and other outdoor activities. Demonstrated success working on diverse teams with a collaborative mindset. Great communication skills and a professional demeanor to serve as Broadreach ambassadors to our international partners throughout the world. Able to attend staff training in Raleigh, NC in early June. Experience scuba diving required for our scuba diving programs (minimum Open Water certification). Preferred Skills & Experience: Significant international travel experience. Program leading or experience working with teens or young adults outside of the classroom. Open availability from early June to mid-August increases chance of placement. Wilderness First Responder certification or willingness to obtain before program for some programs. Some programs require a valid drivers license and the ability to operate a manual vehicle. Hear Broadreach instructors and students share their experience on a marine science program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGuZxZ_TcPg&t=2s To apply: please submit your resume and availability to www.broadreachstaff.com
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