Environmental Education Intern

Hartley Nature Center Duluth, Minnesota
Deadline Mar 01, 2019
Job Type Internship

The Environmental Educator will join a friendly, dynamic staff that is dedicated to carrying out Hartley Nature Center’s mission of inspiring lifelong connections with nature through education, play and exploration.


  • Develop and teach environmental education programs and nature-based day camps to youth ages 4-12
  • Participate in staff trainings on outdoor learning, nature play, behavior management, lesson plan development, etc.
  • Contribute to nature center projects, such as our organizational newsletter, equipment care and purchasing, caring for native plant gardens, live animal exhibits, monarch butterfly exhibit, etc.
  • 40 hours per week, between 8am-8pm, Monday-Friday, plus one weekend day per month.


  • Genuine interest in working with children in the outdoors
  • Experience teaching environmental education or outdoor recreation
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to relate with people of all ages and abilities in a positive manner
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Availability to work occasional evenings and weekends

Internship dates: May 28-Aug 16, 2019

Stipend: $800/month

Hartley Nature Center does not have intern housing


More information is available on our website (  Applicants please include a cover letter, resume and a minimum of two professional or educational references. Please direct applications or inquiries to:

Tiffany Smith, Education Director

Hartley Nature Center

3001 Woodland Ave

Duluth, MN 55803


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