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Environmental Education Internship - Year Long
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Deadline to Apply:
Friday, September 23, 2016, 12:00pm
Website:Hartley Nature Center
- Teach environmental education programs to diverse audiences, including school field trips, nature-based day camp, and occasional adult or family programs.
- Participate in and assist leading trainings on EE curricula, outdoor learning, behavior management, etc.
- Contribute to projects, such as planning and implementing of special events, organizational newsletter, caring for native plant gardens, live animal exhibits, monarch butterfly exhibit, bird viewing area, etc.
- Engage in professional development opportunities to deepen understanding of nature, environmental education, nature center administration, including Minnesota Master Naturalist or similar training.
- Degree in environmental studies, education, sciences or related field
- Genuine interest in working with children in the outdoors
- Experience teaching environmental education or outdoor recreation
- Effective written and oral communication skills
- Ability to relate with people of all ages and abilities in a positive manner
- Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
- Availability to work occasional evenings and weekends
Position Start Date:
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
How to Apply:
More information is available on our website (www.hartleynature.org). HApplicants please include a cover letter, resume and a minimum of two professional or educational references. Please direct applications or inquiries to:
Tiffany Smith, Education Director
Hartley Nature Center
3001 Woodland Ave
Duluth, MN 55803
$400/month stipend June-Aug
$500/month stipend Sept-Nov
$600/month stipend Dec-May
Extensive in-house training and professional development
$200 stipend available for related workshops or trainings
15 days off paid vacation
Granite Gear daypack upon completion