Environmental Education Intern

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Deadline to Apply:

Sunday, April 15, 2018, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Wausau, WI
United States

Job Category:

Internship

Job Type:

Part-time

Job Description:

Position: AmeriCorps Member/ Environmental Education Intern     

Reports to: Education Coordinator

Status:  May - August, minimum time 450-hour AmeriCorps position                                                      

Pay Scale: AmeriCorps Living Allowance & Education Award for 450-hour minimum time position

Work Hours:  Daytime, some weekends and evening hours.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for development, implementation and execution of Education priority project
  • Provide educational tours and programs to the public.
  • Develop and execute environmental education programs to all ages.
  • Teach environmental education programs to summer student program.
  • Assist with coordination of volunteers.
  • Aid in marketing of educational programs for the public.
  • Maintain inventory of educational supplies.
  • Provide visitors to the Gardens with information and support.
  • Assist with plant database development, used to educate the public.
  • Attend and participate in required AmeriCorps trainings and meetings
  • Complete and submit all AmeriCorps timesheets and reports in a professional and timely manner.
  • Assist with event activities.
  • Education and/or Work Experience:  Experience working on teams is desirable. Candidate must have a valid driver’s license.

 

Other Qualifications:

  • Able to work independently and within small work teams.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Friendly and outgoing.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated and hardworking.
  • Passion about people, nature and education.

 

Physical Requirements:

  •  Able to stand, bend, kneel, climb, reach, pull, push, sit, grab, and lift and carry (up to 50 lbs.) daily in all weather conditions. 

Job Duration:

Seasonal

How to Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to info@monkgardens.org.  For questions call 715-261-6309.

Job Compensation:

Stipend

Compensation Information:

Pay Scale: AmeriCorps Living Allowance & Education Award for 450-hour minimum time position

Contact Phone:

715-261-6309

Contact Email:

info@monkgardens.org