Do you have a passion for connecting people, arts, and nature? Nature Consortium may be the place for you. We currently have the following positions available.

EcoARTs Program Intern (Unpaid)

Nature Consortium’s EcoARTs Program offers a unique blend of arts and environmental education for youth and adults in King County. Our classes foster discovery and creativity while connecting students with the natural world. Nature Consortium strives to enrich communities by providing access, exposure, and opportunity to quality arts programming where it’s needed most. We believe that everyone should have access to creative expression, a healthy environment, and pathways to excellence.

EcoARTs program assistant intern provides clerical and planning support to a department within organization. The job description of a program assistant requires the ability to multitask, a familiarity with basic office procedures, and strong interpersonal skills.

Learn more and apply! EcoARTs Program Intern 2016

Marketing and Outreach Intern (Unpaid)

The Marketing and Outreach Intern is an opportunity to develop professional experience and apply your education in a real-world context. As an intern you will learn new skills and develop leadership in a dynamic and respected community-based nonprofit organization. As a member of our small, collaborative team you have the opportunity to be more fully involved in decision-making and the introduction of great new ideas.  Open until filled.

Learn more and apply! Marketing and Outreach Intern

Urban Forest Restoration Intern (Unpaid)

The Urban Forest Restoration Program Interns support the work of the Nature Consortium Forest Restoration Team to advance the restoration of the West Duwamish Greenbelt by conducting and leading volunteer-based forest restoration efforts. Gain skills in restoration techniques, Pacific Northwest plant ID, and volunteer management. Position is 10-15 hours per week for 6 months. May 18th, 2016 deadline for applying

Learn more and apply! View Job Description

Urban Forest Restoration Crew Lead (Volunteer, On-Call)

Forest Restoration Crew Leads manage and lead volunteer habitat restoration events within the West Duwamish Greenbelt. Forest restoration activities include providing environmental education to adults and youth, and removing invasive species and planting native trees and shrubs during regularly scheduled volunteer events and special large-scale volunteer events. Duties include supervising volunteer events, setup and breakdown of events, and providing restoration education to volunteers. Rolling deadline

On-Call Crew Lead: View Job Description    or     Apply Now

Call for Teaching Artists

Nature Consortium’s EcoARTs program provides quality arts education with an environmental lens for youth and adults in West Seattle. We are currently looking for talented teaching artists (visual arts) with experience working with environmental concepts. Join us and foster the next generation of Eco-Artists!  Rolling deadline

Contact: Yeggy Michael yeggy@naturec.org / 206-923-0853

Seeking New Board Members!

Nature Consortium is expanding its Board of Directors! We are searching for new board members who are passionate about board service, arts, environment, community and our mission – connecting people, arts, and nature. If you are seeking an opportunity to make a valuable contribution to and organization that presents arts, delivers arts education with an environmental lens, and stewards our city’s beautiful natural areas Nature Consortium’s Board of Directors may be the place for you!

The board is searching for a candidate with one or more of the skills outlined below.

Skills/background:

  • Prior Nonprofit Board Experience Highly Preferred
    • Any combination of the following is preferred; 3+ years prior board experience/prior board leadership experience/prior experience leading an org through strategic planning/prior experience supporting major fundraising goals of a nonprofit/experience with orgs building capacity, orgs during leadership transition or orgs pursuing growth
  • Connected and invested in the communities we serve
    • Any combination of the following is preferred: West Seattle business owner/community leader or advocate for issues in alignment with NC mission/ active community representative or leader able to connect NC to key local stakeholders
  • Demonstrated passion for philanthropy and/or fundraising as a board member
  • Desire and ability to commit time to Board Committee work beyond Board meetings
  • Professional experience in Financial Management, Law, Human Resources, Nonprofit Management, Arts Administration, Environmental Education, and Fundraising

Please submit your resume and a brief statement of interest to info@naturec.org.