Education Internship – Summer Camp

Naples Zoo

Naples , Florida

This internship is ideal for candidates who are interested in the educational side of Zoo work, specifically working with our summer camps. We are looking for positive, upbeat individuals who will help our summer campers have the best time possible, while also teaching them about animals and conservation! There will be opportunities to learn about informal education, the role of biofacts, and how to design interactive games, crafts, and lessons for ages 5-12 years old. Interns will be exposed to a mix of education practices, curriculum development, and classroom management. There is also potential to conduct research related to education. Interns will work directly with our Director of Education, Education Programs Manager, and camp counselors to support the education department needs.  

Interns will be expected and required to interact with a diverse team of staff, interns, volunteers and guests. Interns will be expected to follow the directions of paid staff for their personal safety and safety/care of all animals. This internship will require the ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.

HOW TO APPLY

Complete an internship application and send in with a resume & cover letter. Details can be found at: http://napleszoo.org/internship

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