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Tracy Aviary Nature Center Environmental Education

04/09/2021

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Tracy Aviary


Tracy Aviary - Nature Center Environmental Education Intern (May-August)

 

Tracy Aviary’s Education Department provides lifelong learning experiences to help individuals form a connection to birds and nature while developing a sense of place. In May – August 2021, we are offering an internship that will provide on-the-ground experience in environmental education. The intern will support educational programming at Tracy Aviary’s Jordan River Nature Center.

 

Primary Duties:

  • Lead onsite programming, such as Let’s Go Birding Together and Family Nature Club
  • Provide assistance to guests of the Nature Center, such as greeting, wayfinding, etc.
  • Provide interpretation on grounds, such as interpreting exhibits, natural wonders, and animal behavior (specifically birds)
  • Assist with editing and/or development of program lesson plans
  • Draft and use program/exhibit evaluation instruments
  • Create social media content such as posts and videos focused on natural phenomena
  • Assist in other duties related to Tracy Aviary’s Education Department as needed

 

Qualifications: 

  • Background and/or demonstrated interest in environmental education
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience interacting with members of the public
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred but not required


Salary
: $12.50 an hour, 40 hours a week for 12 week

Location: Salt Lake City 

Housing: Not provided

Closing Date: Application closing date is April 21, 2021 

 

How to Apply: Send a resume, cover letter and reference to Anne Terry, annet@tracyaviary.org.