Education Coordinator II

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Accountable To: Southern Utah Executive 
 
Location: St. George, Utah with travel throughout Washington County, Utah 
 
Salary/Status: $14.00-$16.00/hour, part-time, non-exempt
 
Job Overview
The Education Coordinator will schedule and plan school visits, tours, birthday parties, and spring, fall, and summer camps. The Education Coordinator should have a wide variety of knowledge in the following topics: the Humane Society of Utah, small animal care and handling, animal behavior, child behavior, and public speaking. The Education Coordinator plays a role in helping educate the community on the importance of animal shelters, how to be humane, and many other animal-related topics. 
 
Work Schedule
  • Position includes weekday, weekend and holiday hours requiring a flexible work schedule depending on needs.
  • Hours and days are subject to change based on department demands.
  • Education: High school or higher
  • Clean criminal background
  • 1+ year(s) experience in animal welfare
  • Experience working with children
  • Proficiency in Google Docs and Spreadsheets
  • Experience with public speaking, or willingness to learn
  • Clean driving record
  • Able to maintain an enthusiastic attitude in stressful situations when working with children
  • Flexible, dependable, reliable
  • Self-sufficient, but able to be a team-player
  • Can display good leadership
 
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
  • Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, climb and manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying temperatures and climates.
  • Ability to work with animals of varying temperament in noisy conditions.
  • Responsible for presenting a neat and professional appearance to the public at all times. 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving history.
  • Setting up and directing summer, spring, and fall camps.
  • Contact schools in Washington County, Utah.
  • Schedule presentations with teachers.
  • Present information in age-appropriate terms in front of audiences ranging from 10-200+ participants.
  • Travel around Washington County to different school locations.
  • Schedule tours, birthday parties, etc.
  • Host birthday parties.
  • Create presentations.
  • Assist outlining camp schedules.
  • Assist in caring for and handling education animals.
  • Keep track of necessary numbers for end-of-year stats.
 
Please submit a resume and cover letter detailing why you think you are qualified and what you will bring to the Humane Society of Utah to jobs@utahhumane.org
 
This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related duties required by management. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at-will” relationship.

The Humane Society of Utah is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.