The Dan River Basin Association's mission is to preserve and promote the natural and cultural resources of the Dan River Basin through stewardship, recreation and education. DRBA envisions an economically vibrant bi-state community with a regional identity, where people enjoy easy access to healthy rivers, parks, trails and heritage attractions. The Dan River Basin Association has three key program areas: stewardship, recreation, education.

Join us in our mission to help protect and promote the Dan River Basin! DRBA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace.


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Assistant Educator

In collaboration with the Education Outreach Manager, the Assistant Educator will provide educational programs and presentations for students and groups in Virginia. The Assistant Educator will help with environmental education programming in Virginia, including: technical support; developing lesson plans and interpretive material, delivering presentations to classrooms and groups; event and workshop planning and assist in developing fundraising initiatives.

Must be currently enrolled in college, or have a college degree in Science, Environmental Sciences, Biology, Education, Natural Resources, or related field. Prior experience in educational field preferred. Basic understanding of water quality issues and monitoring and technical /mechanical knowledge of aquatic systems a plus. Valid VA Driver's License required. Part-time/flexible 10 hours/week. . If interested in applying for this position, please email cover letter AND resume to Tiffany Haworth, thaworth@danriver.org.  Deadline to apply is February 15, 2023 at 5pm