Houston, TX (April 25, 2018) – Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve the sport of hunting through education, conservation and the promotion of our hunting heritage. HSCF is currently seeking candidates for the position of Outdoor Education Coordinator.
This position is responsible for promoting the future of hunting and shooting sports through the planning, implementation and evaluation of outdoor education, shooting sports and field programs.
Primary responsibilities include:
- Plan and implement outdoor education and shooting sports programs, working with schools, manufacturers, NGO’s, state agencies and other groups to develop and implement programs and recruit participants, including hunters’ education courses.
- Create and plan academic classroom and field-based courses. Schedule and supervise outdoor education experiences and excursions.
- Plan and implement non-academic outdoor recreation activities and trips throughout the year.
- Plan and implement shooting skills programs which promote the safe use of firearms and archery equipment, to increase participation in shooting-related recreation (skeet, trap, sporting clays, 3D and target archery, rifle or handgun target shooting sports).
- Plan and conduct public outreach events that inform the public about hunting, shooting and outdoor education.
- Work with area school districts and other organizations to recruit new participants. Maintain effective communication with area school districts and other organizations.
- Cultivate relationships with various businesses, land owners, outfitters, guides, speakers, industry experts to build and maintain a resource network for events and experiences.
The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
- Undergraduate degree in recreation, outdoor education, wildlife management, fisheries management, biology, science education or related science field and three years of experience in that field.
- Knowledge of safety protocols
- Knowledge of the principles and methods of planning and conducting a large-scale information, education, and skill-based programs and informing the public through a variety of media.
- Considerable knowledge of firearms, ammunition, archery equipment and outdoor gear and its safe usage.
The full job description may be downloaded here.
CV’s and references may be submitted to:
Houston Safari Club Foundation
Houston Safari Club
9432 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77055
Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF)
About Houston Safari Club Foundation
Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a non-proﬁt organization, exempt from federal income tax, under section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. The charitable deduction for contributions to HSCF is the cash amount of the contribution, less the value of goods and services received, to the extent permitted by law. HSCF EIN 74-2177975. Please contact your tax advisor concerning deductibility of any payments as business deductions. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization.