Environmental Education Intern


Deadline to Apply:

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 8:00am



Eagle River, WI
United States

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Job Description:

2 positions June 12 – August 17


  • Willingness to learn and teach in the classroom and various outdoor settings.
  • Positive attitude and ability to work well with others.
  • Ability to communicate with a variety of ages and backgrounds.
  • Current student in natural resources, biology, education or related fields.
  • First Aid/CPR certification through internship term. (Lifeguard certification a plus!)
  • Willingness to work variety of shifts, including nights and weekends.
  • Willingness to drive a 15-passenger van with canoe trailer.

Benefits/Experience Gained:

  • TFT staff willing to work with you to gain internship credits through your school.
  • On-site living in a dorm with lounge and most meals served and provided by our food service staff.
  • One-on-one training and professional development opportunities, at least 7 hours!
  • Gain experience in effective hands-on teaching techniques from our professional staff.
  • Valuable teaching experience under the direction of professional teaching staff.
  • Opportunity to create and evaluate own lesson plan under the mentorship of a professional educator.
  • Experience in animal care and handling.
  • Networking opportunities with local resource professionals.
  • Making new friends and lifelong memories while living in the Northwoods!
  • A $900 scholarship will be awarded interns at the end of the summer. 

How to Apply:

Questions or To apply: Send cover letter, resume, and include at least 2 reference letters to:

Melissa Friel, Education Manager


OR mail to: Melissa Perry, Trees For Tomorrow, PO Box 609, Eagle River WI 54521


Positions are open until filled!