KIDS for the BAY

1771 Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703

Environmental Educator/Program Coordinator

Position Title: Program Coordinator
Position Term: Full-time, permanent position with full benefits
Start Date: September 3, 2013

Organizational Background

KIDS for the BAY (KftB) collaborates with teachers to inspire environmental consciousness in children and cultivate a love of learning. We are committed to multicultural environmental education and to restoring a healthy environment for all communities. Our programs empower elementary school students to take action to help solve environmental problems in their neighborhoods. We also provide much-needed professional development in environmental science to classroom teachers through our unique Teacher Training Model and School Wide Impact Approach. KftB works in primarily low-income, urban schools throughout Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. For more information about our mission, vision, and programs, please visit our website at

Program Coordinator Responsibilities

Teaching School-Based Programs:

Teaching Summer Camp:

School Wide Watershed Action Program and Four Rs Action Program Coordination Responsibilities:

Watershed Action Program Management Responsibilities:

Summer Camp Outreach Coordination Responsibilities:

Birthday Parties Coordination Responsibilities:

Qualifications and Experience

Required Experience and Qualifications:

Desired Experience and Qualifications:

Required Work Traits/Skills:

Other Requirements:


The salary range is $34,000 – $38,000 per year. This is a full-time, permanent position starting September 3, 2013. Full health benefits (medical, dental, vision) and generous paid vacation are provided.

Application Procedures
Application Deadline: July 31, 2013
Please apply early, we will interview applicants as applications are received.
Start date: September 3, 2013

** In your application, include a list of three references with full name, title, place of work, relationship to you, and current contact information (phone and email). If we set up an interview with you, we will ask for two letters of recommendation from your references.

To apply please send application package via mail (no email or faxes) to:
KIDS for the BAY
Attn: Sheela Shankar, Associate Director
1771 Alcatraz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703

No e-mails or faxes please.