NATURE EDUCATION INTERNSHIPS
Work Outdoors and Receive Credit!
The Green Mountain Audubon Center invites students and recent graduates to help shape a healthy environment and vibrant future for birds – and all of us who share the planet with them.
Education interns will learn from experts in the field of conservation education while gaining exposure to a variety of education techniques both inside and outside of the classroom.
Interns will gain experience and/or knowledge in:
- Local natural history, teaching and public speaking expertise, program planning experience, and research skills;
- Leading and co-leading small groups of students through seasonal programs;
- Developing lesson plans and curricula for an outdoor setting;
- Connecting kids with nature through the arts of questioning, storytelling, and role-modeling interest and empathy towards all living things.
Where: Green Mountain Audubon Center in Huntington, Vermont
Current Internship Schedule: Education programs occur Monday through Friday during regular work hours (8 am-3 pm). Interns must be able to commit to 1-2 days per week and must be available to teach on those days between 8 am and 3 pm. The Summer internship period runs from June 19 to August 18, 2017. We are now accepting applications!
Note: If you are only available for half-days or for part of the internship period, please contact us to discuss options.
Candidates must have reliable transportation to/from the Green Mountain Audubon Center.
To Apply: Applications will be reviewed as they are received, until the positions are filled.
Please send a cover letter and resume to Education Manager, Jamie Montague.
Find the complete internship description.