Audubon Naturalist Society

The Audubon Naturalist Society inspires residents of the greater Washington, DC, region to appreciate, understand, and protect their natural environment through outdoor experiences, education, and advocacy.

Audubon Naturalist Society Chevy Chase, MD, USA
Apr 21, 2019
Internship- Paid
Interested in a challenging, rewarding, and flexible job outdoors this summer? Do you enjoy working with children of all ages exploring wild places, doing “hands on” environmental education, and having great outdoor camp adventures? Then this could be the job for you! About Our Camp The Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) seeks highly motivated and creative individuals for the 2019 Camp Audubon season. Camp Audubon offers day and overnight programs for children ages 4-17. Camp is based at our 40-acre nature sanctuary in Chevy Chase, MD. ANS provides a dynamic work environment with friendly, creative, and knowledgeable staff. Take a look at our camp catalog at www.anshome.org/summer-camps  to see what we are all about. General Schedule and Position Descriptions Interns assist teachers/naturalists with lessons, games, and hikes and through a gradual schedule, will plan and lead lessons on their own by the end of the summer. This is a 10 week, full-time summer internship starting on June 10th and ending on August 16th . Ten positions are available. We provide a $3,000 stipend for the summer and no on-site housing. Requirements High school degree Experience working with children Basic knowledge of natural history/biology Must enjoy working outside Past camp experience a plus CPR/First Aid/AED certification (provided by ANS) How to Apply E-mail cover letter and resume (with references) to nora.kelly@anshome.org  or mail to Audubon Naturalist Society, Attention: Camp Director, 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. For questions call 301-652-9188x15. Deadline for applications is May 3rd, 2019. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com