Huts Education Coordinator
Appalachian Mountain Club

Come teach hikers about the 8 famous AMC Backcountry Huts!

Stay, work and play in the White Mountain National Forest this spring, summer and fall!

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Huts Education Coordinator

Appalachian Mountain Club
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire and Gorham, New Hampshire
$15.00 - $15.00 / hour
No experience required
Start Date:
Starts soon! (Apr 10, 2023)


What you’ll be doing:

  • Work closely with Hut Crew Naturalists, the 8 hut leadership teams, and hut crew to ensure the accuracy and quality of all education programs based in the huts. Including mentoring hut naturalists on program development and delivery.
  • Demonstrate and support “active” educational efforts in the huts including mealtime talks, daily programs, volunteer naturalists, junior naturalists, hut crew naturalists and routine communication between front-line crews and our guests.
  • Develop and maintain “passive” educational materials at the huts including training manuals, on-site libraries and games, Junior Naturalist materials, education materials, posters, and displays.
  • Assist in pre-season opening of huts by preparing materials and on-site set-up of displays and information.
  • Meet regularly with Huts management team and Interpretive Programs Manager to monitor education efforts.
  • Complete all forms including end-of-season report, site and program evaluations on a timely basis.
  • Competently perform all duties and responsibilities of the Hut Crew Naturalist job description.
  • Coordinate with AMC in planning and leading training sessions that are critical to success of educational programs in the huts.
  • Act as an interpretive resource for staff and visitors when at the huts or in route.
  • Coordinate efforts to integrate Leave No Trace principles, AMC Nature’s Notebook and AMC Risk Management Standards into hut education programs.

Compensation and benefits:

  • Salary Range: $15.00 / hour
  • Onsite room + board plus meals provided for a designated amount per week depending on location
  • Free use of AMC Destinations: 4 nights per year
  • Free annual AMC membership
  • Health Plan with Optional Vision + Dental Insurance when working 30+ hours per week for 6+ months
  • Matching 403(b): 4% with vesting schedule
  • Paid Sick Time: eligible to accrue up to 10 days

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