Zoo Camp Instructor

Organization: Turtle Back Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: West Orange, NJ, Country
Job or Internship: Job

Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, NJ is looking for 2 seasonal summer camp instructors. We are seeking enthusiastic, science-minded instructors who either hold a degree in education, biology or a related field or whom are working toward a degree in these fields.

Your duties would include teaching, engaging and supervising children in our Summer Zoo Camp Program. Zoo Camp is a fun setting that enables children to explore animals, nature, and science. We are looking for staff that are friendly, engaging, creative and flexible in nature. Instructors will work with children ranging from Kindergarten through 8th grade. Candidates should be prepared to spend about 50% of the day outside in the zoo in all types of weather. Instructors must be available from June 12 – August 23, 2013. All positions are for 40 hours a week from Monday through Friday. More information on the zoo and zoo camp can be found at www.turtlebackzoo.org

Send cover letter and resume to tbzbradley@gmail.com, please put Camp Instructor Position in the subject line.