A great opportunity for someone looking to enter the field. Learn from expert naturalists at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Hone your skills for a career in nature education. Join a team environment where all training is provided, shadow experienced educators and ultimately teach programs.
The Spring Internship program runs March-May
The Raptor Educator provides formal education and community outreach programs for the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center. This professional works as a member of a team that is responsible for a variety of tasks related to the Raptor Program, including teaching, animal care, volunteer coordination and training. The position reports to the Raptor Manager.
The Executive Director is the chief administrative and development officer working to advance Schlitz Audubon Nature Center. The Executive Director will be a strong strategic-thinking leader and charismatic facilitator, who is able to raise significant funds to continue the successful operation of one of the nation’s premiere nature centers. Working with the Board and staff of 55 people, the Executive Director will manage an annual operating budget of $3M, comprised of diverse revenue streams.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center is offering up to three unpaid Summer Camp Internships. This intern program is designed to provide undergraduate or graduate college students with an opportunity to gain practical experience teaching students from elementary through middle school. By working with professional Naturalist educators, interns will develop outdoor teaching skills and learn how to incorporate their knowledge of Wisconsin natural history into lesson plans for young students.