Location: Save The Bay Center, 100 Save The Bay Dr. Providence, RI and various Rhode Island schools.
Dates: This internship is offered year-round.
Overview of position: Do you want to teach about marine biology and expand on your experience as an educator? At Save The Bay, we provide interns with the opportunity to assist with hands-on afterschool educational programs for ages kindergarten through high school, while also offering education administration experience. Save The Bay is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide education to the community about protecting and restoring the ecological health of the Narragansett Bay region.
What you will learn: Effective classroom management Marine science and environmental education methods Knowledge of the Narragansett Bay environment How to generate and update various sets of education reports Curriculum research and development in a team atmosphere Updating teacher and school contacts and information; building lists for potential groups like early childhood, library groups, and other community groups
What we require: Strong interest in education techniques, environmental education and marine science Flexibility and ability to work individually as well as in a team Availability at least 10 hours a week(Monday-Thursday) including one afterschool session Reliable transportation Computer experience with knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Power Point Strong communication and phone skills Analytical and organizational skills Work well in a high-energy, fast paced environment Experience with video editing software is a plus
Interns must undergo a background check. We offer unpaid internship opportunities. To apply please submit a cover letter, resume and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org and fill out our application in the following link for this internship or any others you are interested in. Internship Application The Application can also be found at www.savebay.org/volunteer under the Internships tab.
- Environmental Education
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18