Intern at one of the Best Programs in the West: THORNE NATURE EXPERIENCE INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIESPosted: August 18, 2015
Do you want to gain experience in the environmental education field and work with a great organization?
Can you dedicate a few hours a week to spending time with kids in nature?
If so, please consider applying for an internship this fall with Thorne Nature Experience!
THORNE NATURE EXPERIENCE INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
After-School Program Intern
Thorne Nature Experience is seeking enthusiastic, environmentally aware individuals to provide program support for Thorne’s After-School Programs, which are aimed at connecting students to nature in their schoolyards. After-School Program Interns will assist Thorne Staff by helping to facilitate a variety of fun, hands-on, place-based learning activities in the schoolyard and surrounding ecosystems. Interns will be assigned to a school on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at schools in Boulder, Lafayette, Longmont or Broomfield. Programs run for 12 weeks in spring and fall, with program hours typically from 2:30-4:30pm or 3:30-5:00pm. To apply, submit a completed application, together with a resume to Gwen Tenney, Education Programs Coordinator at Gwen.
BVSD 4th Grade Field Trip Intern
Thorne is seeking enthusiastic, environmentally aware individuals who want experience working with youth in an outdoor setting to serve as interns for the BVSD 4th Grade Field Trip Program. This field trip program is in partnership with Boulder Valley School District and connects nearly 1,800 4th graders to nature each school year. Interns will gain up to 50 hours of mentored teaching experience and are responsible for teaching one of four field trip stations on the following topics: Birds, Wetlands, Seeds, or Water Pollution. Internships are available from 8:30-2:00pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays during spring or fall field trip season. To apply, submit a completed application, together with a resume to Gwen Tenney, Education Programs Coordinator at Gwen.
More information can be found at http://www.thornenature.org/get-involved/volunteer-intern/.
I hope to see your application soon!
EDUCATION PROGRAMS COORDINATOR
Thorne Nature Experience
PO Box 19107
Boulder, CO 80308
303.499.3647 ext. 103