School Programs and Urban Advantage Lead Instructor (Seasonal)

Department: Education

Reports to: School Workshop Coordinator and Director of Learning and Partnerships

Term: September 2017–June 30, 2018

Compensation: $20 per hour

Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is seeking a part-time per diem seasonal lead instructor for three education programs: Exploration Workshops, Project Green Reach (PGR), and Urban Advantage (UA). These programs for grades pre-K through 8 provide one- to two-hour guided tours and hands-on activities at the Garden. Topics focus on botany and plant ecology and make use of BBG’s indoor and outdoor plant collections to support the science curriculum of local public and nonpublic schools.

Primary Responsibilities:

UA Expedition School Programs:

School Program Seasonal Instructor:


How to Apply:

Email your résumé, cover letter (including availability), and the names of two references with contact information to Make sure School Programs and UA Lead Instructor is clearly stated in your cover letter as well as in the email’s subject line.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer