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Open Positions at The Alaska Center Education Fund


AYEA (Alaska Youth for Environmental Action) Program Coordinator

The Alaska Center Education Fund is seeking a creative, driven, and organized leader to serve as our Alaska Youth for Environmental Action (AYEA) Program Coordinator. The Program Coordinator will work closely with The Alaska Center Education Fund staff to lead the award-winning Alaska Youth for Environmental Action (AYEA) program, supporting passionate and diverse youth from across the state. This position will coordinate exciting and transformative training and youth-led campaigns to build advocacy, organizing, and leadership skills for young Alaskans. The Coordinator will help facilitate our vision of a statewide movement of diverse young Alaskans who have the skills, connections, and inspiration to effectively advocate for our communities and environment. There are opportunities for advancement in this position.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to jobs@akcenter.org. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be April 6th. No phone calls, please.


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Youth Communications Associate – Part Time position

The Youth Communications Associate is a vital member of the Communications team for The Alaska Center Education Fund, collaborating with program and fundraising staff. The Youth Communications Associate will develop, amplify, and grow engagement with and support of our youth programs. Trailside Discovery Camp connects children ages 4-16 years and their families with the outdoors and Alaska Youth for Environmental Action (AYEA) cultivates teens across our state to become effective leaders and community advocates.

The Youth Communications Associate will engage youth, parents, and supporters through email, social media, digital ads, mobile platforms, website(s), and other online mediums. This position will work collaboratively with youth program staff and communications staff to implement best practice communications strategies that engage Alaskans with our work. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to be part of a team that runs innovative online communications to advance outdoor education and spotlight youth voices – in a fun, fast-paced, and supportive environment!

To apply: send a cover letter and resume to jobs@akcenter.org with subject line “Youth Communications Associate.”

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Trailside Discovery Camp Administrator and Coordinator

Trailside Discovery Camp is an environmental education camp that operates year round, providing outdoor education opportunities to local Alaskans. Trailside Discovery Camp is seeking an organized individual who has a passion for Outdoor Education and investing in the youth of today. The ideal candidate would be able to manage the administration of Trailside, possess the skills of managing seasonal staff, developing camp curriculum, ability to fundraise and cultivate local partnerships. Click the button below to view the full job description.

To apply: send cover letter and resume to vicki@akcenter.org

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The Alaska Center is an at-will employer. Employment is voluntary and is subject to termination by the employee or The Alaska Center at will, with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time. The job description outlines duties at the time of hire, but The Alaska Center reserves the right to change these duties as necessary. We are an equal opportunity employer.