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Join Everyone Outside as a staff mentor!

Everyone Outside is always looking for staff mentors to co-lead our outside children's programs in Middletown, Middlefield and Portland. Our programs are intended to help children connect with the natural world through play and self-guided exploration under the guidance of enthusiastic mentors who love being in the natural environment. Programs take place outdoors in all (safe) weather conditions. We are always looking for adults (16+) (or Camp MITS who are at least 14 years old) who love being outside in the natural world and like sharing this passion with others, especially children. 

Available positions:

Youth Nature Connection Mentor for After-School Programs

Job Description:

Everyone Outside is hiring Mentors for our 2023 fall after-school programs. We are looking for enthusiastic, caring, and nature loving individuals (16+) who are comfortable co-leading programs with school-aged children in an outdoor setting. Our nature connection programs are located in and around the Middletown area and take place in all (safe) weather conditions. Mentors will guide and foster play that allows kids to connect with the natural world and develop strong connections with their environment, community, and themselves. As mentors we aim to spark curiosity, confidence and perseverance! 

We are looking for people who embody

- Passion for working with children

- Curiosity & appreciation for nature

- Attunement to the diverse experiences and identities that participants bring with them

- Playfulness & fun

- High emotional awareness of self and others and ability to communicate needs to leadership

- Humility & service-mindedness

- Creativity & collaboration

- Commitment to personal & professional growth including their own awareness and knowledge of diversity matters

- Commitment to equity, anti-oppression, anti-racism, and decolonization


Compensation: $16 to $18 per hour depending on experience and responsibilities.

To apply, please fill out the form below to submit an initial application.


Everyone Outside Employment Application Form (ages 16+)


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