Work in a public botanical garden that is part of Fairfax County Park Authority. Reach 6,000 students annually and take part in creating youth lessons, programs, and internships. Position comes with many training and growth opportunities, and opportunity to focus on a project based on individual interests.
Lake Front Park Naturalist Location: Varies, positions available at Burke Lake, Lake Accotink, and Lake Fairfax Parks. Willing to travel to various teaching locations throughout Fairfax County Virginia. Part-Time, 1,040 – 1,560 hours per year. Hours: Variable, on average 30 hours per week. Hours will include mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends and holidays. Salary: $18.01-$24.02/hour, limited benefits-eligible
Riverbend Park is opening a half day Nature Based Preschool in Fall 2021. This unique opportunity will offer a preschool teacher the opportunity to develop and implement a nature based preschool curriculum for children age 3-5. The lead teacher will work with the Naturalist/Visitor Services manager to develop, implement and lead a new preschool.
Enjoy a job on the Potomac River Waterfront. Riverbend Park is FCPA’s only staffed riverfront park. We are looking for a Interpreter/Naturalist to help lead Natural and Cultural History Programs on this 400 acre park in Great Falls, VA right on the Potomac
This internship is designed to give college students & recent graduates the opportunity to work with park staff at a 1500 acre wetland preserve operated by Fairfax County, VA. It provides practical experience in a hands-on setting and gives participants the chance to develop skills needed for a career in environmental education, nature center operation, and wildlife conservation. This internship is funded by Friends of Huntley Meadows Park, a nonprofit volunteer organization.
Riverbend Park in Great Falls Virginia is looking for nature education interns for the Summer season. Spend an exciting summer along the Potomac River; teaching camps, working with kids and enjoying the outdoors.