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We are Hiring!!

(SWEP) is looking for an environmental educator to join our team. 

Job Description: SWEP works with students and teachers K-12 in the Tahoe Truckee region to promote environmental stewardship. Our programs are growing and we are looking for an educator that has a background in science, is an outdoor enthusiast, has team spirit and a love for working with children.

Desirable Skills: Ability to work independently, excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, as well as a teaching credential (exception could be made for someone with extensive teaching experience that is in the process of pursuing a teacher’s certification), computer literate (experience with all Google applications), and a car & drivers license.

Typical responsibilities of the job includes:  Primarily preparing and facilitating lessons and service learning projects with K-12 students, but this job will also include supervising volunteers, working with partners, assisting with fundraising and office work related with needs of a small non-profit.

Hours: Approx. 20 hours per week


Please fill out an application at: SWEP Environmental Educator Application & send resume to:

Missy Mohler SWEP Executive Director,  530-583-1430

Please title your email: SWEP Educator and send by October 15, 2016

Give the Gift of Environmental Stewardship!

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Please consider making a donation today to support environmental education. Your support helps SWEP provide students with hands-on science education and opportunities to make a difference in their community through restoration workwater quality monitoringnative plantingswaste reduction projects, and many more sustainability service projects.

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Town of Truckee Grant Benefits TTUSD Environmental Literacy Program


SWEP Film Festival “Water. The Essential.”

To learn more about SWEP’s premiere film festival and 20th anniversary gala, please visit or click on the image:

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4th Annual Tahoe Basin Watershed Education Summit

SWEP will be accepting applications for the Tahoe Basin Watershed Education Summit from now through Friday, September 18th.  Click here to learn more.