Urban Education Intern


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Cause Areas

When

Wed Sep 07, 2016 - Fri Dec 16, 2016

Where

Irvine Nature Center11201 Garrison Forest RoadOwings Mills, MD 21117


About

Internship Description:

Irvine Nature Center is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and organized intern to prepare for and lead hands-on, outdoor environmental education programs for school-aged children. The intern will be trained to implement science-based lesson plans and will learn local natural history, trailside activities, and teaching techniques.

Qualifications:

* Applicants must be interested in natural sciences, environmental science, science education, outdoor recreation, or related fields

* Work experience with children

* Strong interest in the environment and natural history

* Strong interest in education

* Excellent communication skills

* Familiarity with (or enthusiasm to learn) a variety of environmental education activities

* Your own transportation (will be traveling to Baltimore City)

Majors:

Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Outdoor Education, and Secondary Education. Natural sciences, Environmental Science, or related fields also considered.

Hours:

* 15-20 hours per week

* Must have availability between 8am-5pm

* Thursday & Friday

* Start date: September 7th End Date: December 16th ; possible extension into the Spring season.

Skills

  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Science

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 15-20 hours/week
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