Environmental Education Interns
(Full-time, seasonal position)
The Stokes Nature Center (SNC) is now accepting applications for Environmental Education Interns to work with our summer camp programs. Interns will be involved in all aspects of summer camps from lesson planning to teaching. Camps provide outdoor nature experiences for children ages 4 - 15, and range from half-day programs to week-long camps (including one overnight/week-long camp). EE Interns will be expected to work part time through the month of May and then full time from May 27 - August 10. Some evening and weekend hours required.
Established in 1997, Stokes Nature Center is a non-profit nature education facility located on the Wasatch-Cache National Forest in northern Utah. Our mission is to provide opportunities for people of all ages to explore, learn about, and develop appreciation and stewardship for our natural world. These internships provide excellent opportunities for exploring the field of environmental education and gaining experience with teaching, lesson planning, and general non-profit operations.
The ideal candidate will have a background and/or strong interest in natural resources, ecology, biology, environmental education, or related fields. Experience with teaching children a definite plus. First aid certification required (some opportunities may be available to fulfill this requirement through SNC upon hire).
Please send a letter of interest, resume, and three references to: with 'Summer Intern Application' in the subject line. Any questions about the position can be addressed to the above e-mail or 435-755-3239. Please submit all applications before April 1, 2013.