Nature educator & environmentalist
Notice: We are fully booked for our July camp. There may be spaces available in September, depending on lockdown restrictions. Please email Phil on firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest. ------------------------------------------------ The Earth Steward Apprenticeship is rites-of-passage journey for young people aged between 13-17. It enables participants to develop deeper connections with themselves, each other and the natural world. We encourage them to feel the excitement of discovery, curiosity, creativity and community as they develop a sense of belonging through knowing their place in the world. The programme was designed to address the problem of Nature Deficit Disorder. It creates a space where rich experiences in nature can be processed and integrated in safe but exciting ways. It enables participants to: Develop a variety of practical skills to help them thrive in the natural environment. Discover their role as integrated members of and care givers to ...
About your Mentor
About your Mentor
I am a group facilitator, a teacher, a nature guide, a change agent, an outdoor education specialist and a naturalist. More recently I've become an Earth and Culture Restoration Specialist and a Connection Coach with the 8Shields global mentoring network. I lead on education for the Sacred Earth Community Benefit Society but I'm also the land manager. I've studied Permaculture, Arboriculture and Biodynamic farming and I'm proud to say that since we took over management of our beautiful 40-acre site in 2011 we've significantly increased its biodiversity. I have spent over 20 years working with young people in nature. I have studied, practiced and taught the core routines of nature connection, as well as advanced shamanic practices from indigenous cultures around the world. I spent my young adulthood as a Royal Marine Commando, working as an outdoor guide in Canada and various conservation expeditions. By experiencing much of the world through travel, I understand what we need to do ...
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Latest news: Covid19 has forced us to cancel most of our dates so far this year, so until things return to normal we're advertising new dates as they become available and allowing you to book them as standalone events. Please see below for the usual ESA dates and pricing arrangements, which are f...
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• Please be aware that we are not able to issue refunds should you miss part of the course for any reason. We will, however, support you to be able to retake the missed part of the course at a mutually convenient time.