Hinsdale Humane Society
Humane Education Program Manager
Full Time: 40 hours per week
Reports to: Operations Director
Hinsdale Humane Society’s Humane Education Program teaches both children and adults to respect, protect, and understand the animals that share our world. The program focuses on animal welfare, practicing safe interactions with animals and encourages compassion and inclusivity.
The Humane Education Manager is responsible for creating and presenting programs and information reaching people of all ages concerning the welfare of animals consistent with the mission, philosophy and values of Hinsdale Humane Society.
This position requires a combination of teaching and administrative duties including: managing the day-to-day program needs, curriculum development and coordination of programs and events, pet camps (summer, weekend, after school, holidays and/or special occasions) and supervision of program staff and volunteers. Additionally, flexible hours are required to accommodate the wide range of scheduling needs of programming.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Work Environment / Physical Demands:
The work environment characteristics and physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. There may be occasional wet floors, animal noises, odors, and dander. Most time will be spent in a typical air-conditioned and heated office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
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