Education interns work with park staff in preparing and presenting curriculum-based programs for third- through eighth-grade students in their classrooms and in the park. Programs have established themes and objectives that focus on natural science or history.
Spring positions run from April to June.
Fall positions take place in September and October.
Qualified applicants will relate well to children between the ages of eight and thirteen, and enjoy the physical and mental demands of teaching outdoors.
Work 32 hours per 4-day work week.
Participate in program training and work as a member of the education team.
Lead field-based programs as well as classroom programs.
Contribute to all aspects of district operations as assigned.
Represent the National Park Service as a member of the interpretive staff.
A weekly stipend of $275.
$65.00 uniform allowance (Receipts must be provided.)
Uniform shirts and jackets provided.
Fully furnished shared apartment and utilities are provided.
Free laundry facilities are available.
Email cover letter, resume, and three references we can contact, to Kate_Petrie@nps.gov.