Organization: Children's Zoo at Celebration Square
Location: Saginaw, MI, United States
Job or Internship: Internship
The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square is currently offering Education Internships for the 2013-2014 Winter Semester. Education Internships offer the opportunity to gain an understanding of educating the public about the natural world in a zoological park setting. These are unpaid positions.
Primary Tasks and Responsibilities
Assist with and/or teach Living Learning Lab, an indoor/outdoor curriculum-based education program focusing on the 3rd grade.
Prepare for upcoming Living Learning Lab sessions
Assist with outreach programs
Learn and practice proper animal handling techniques
Use provided biofacts during presentations
Engage audience members in presentations
Complete daily paperwork.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Must be at least 18 years of age and enrolled in a college or university, or a recent graduate of a college or university.
Work may be outdoor and in all weather conditions.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
Requires good public speaking ability.
Ability to work with children, teens, and adults.
Ability to follow verbal and written directions.
Ability to work both as a team and independently
Internships are part-time
Days of work and hours will be determined upon hiring.
Internships run January through March.
Send resume with cover letter to:
The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square
Attn: Education Dept.
1730 S. Washington Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48601
Fax: (989) 759-1328
(No phone calls please)