Monday, March 14, 2016

PAID - Environmental Education Internships - Apply by 3/31

Audubon Naturalist Society, Chevy Chase, MD:  Interested in a challenging and rewarding job outdoors this summer? Do you enjoy working with children of all ages exploring nature, doing "hands on" environmental education, and having old fashioned camp fun?  The Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) seeks highly motivated and creative individuals for the 2015 Camp Audubon season. Camp Audubon offers day and overnight programs for children ages 4-17. Camps are based at our beautiful nature sanctuary in Chevy Chase, MD, minutes from our nation's capital. ANS provides a dynamic work environment with a friendly, creative, and knowledgeable staff. Take a look at our camp catalog at www.anshome.org/camp to see what we are all about.
General Schedule and Position Descriptions:  Interns assist teachers/naturalists at Camp Audubon and progress to planning and leading lessons by the end of summer. Paid training, great experience, and resume building opportunity. Internship is a 10 week, full-time summer internship. Training starts June 13 and camp ends August 19.  Eight positions available. We provide a $2000 stipend for the summer. (No housing available).
Requirements: Applicants must have a high school degree; Experience working with children; Basic knowledge of natural history/biology; Must love working outside; CPR/First Aid/AED certification (provided by ANS).
To apply: E-mail cover letter and resume to karen.vernon@anshome.org or email to Audubon Naturalist Society, Attention: Summer Camp Director, 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. For questions call 301-652-9188 x15. Deadline for applications is March 31, 2016.
Employment contingent upon successful FBI and state background check. ANS is an equal opportunity employer.