blog posts Nature Programs Facilitator II (part time), Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, St. Charles Park District (immediate opening) Mar 14, 2022 3:30 pm9 views Outdoor Environmental Education Positions (summer 2022), Chicago Park District (Chicago, IL; due March 6) Feb 17, 2022 4:45 pm15 views Programs include Fishing, Gardening, Camping, and Nature Oasis, as well as paddling and climbing. Once hired, Counselors are assigned to a program that best suits their experience level and will stay with that program throughout their employment. Seasonal Environmental Education Assistant, Lake Forest Open Lands Association (Lake Forest, IL; open until filled) Feb 2, 2022 2:30 pm18 views Dates: June 13th- August 6th, 2022 Campaign Associate, Illinois Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) (Chicago, IL) Jan 20, 2022 11:45 am11 views Remote Internship (Spring 2022), Illinois Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) Jan 20, 2022 11:30 am21 views Internship and Volunteer Opportunities (Spring 2022), Student PIRGs (remote or in-person) Jan 20, 2022 11:00 am23 views Environmental Education Internship (2 positions in summer 2022), Trees for Tomorrow (Eagle River, WI; due Mar. 18) Jan 13, 2022 8:45 am25 views This paid internship provides housing in a dorm building on our historic campus as well as many meals cooked by our excellent kitchen staff. Environmental Educator, Vermilion County Conservation District (Danville, IL; due Jan. 17) Jan 5, 2022 4:45 pm23 views Environmental Educator, Vermilion County Conservation District (Danville, IL; due Jan. 17) Dec 16, 2021 1:15 pm16 views Conservation Education Naturalist Internship (Mar.-Nov. 2022), International Crane Foundation (Baraboo, WI) Nov 22, 2021 4:30 pm16 views Outdoor Education Instructor, NIU Lorado Taft Field Campus (Oregon, IL; open until filled) Nov 17, 2021 1:45 pm25 views The Lorado Taft Field Campus is Northern Illinois University’s outdoor education and conference center and is located in Oregon, Illinois. Taft Campus’ outdoor education program is generally multidisciplinary, place-based, and experiential, and planned in close partnership with the visiting schools with the goal of providing excellent programming and customer service to the visiting students and staff. The Outdoor Education Instructor is responsible for the instruction of outdoor education experiences for elementary and middle school students. Community Engagement and Environmental Education Coordinator, The Field Museum (Chicago, IL; open until filled) Oct 27, 2021 2:15 pm36 views The Field Museum’s Keller Science Action Center (KSAC) translates museum science into results for conservation and quality of life. The Community Engagement and Environmental Education Coordinator works in the Center’s Chicago Region team and is a member of the Youth Conservation Action initiative, which equips Chicago region youth with the knowledge, skills, and passion to become the region's environmental stewards and sustainability leaders of tomorrow. The Coordinator also coordinates with the Learning Center and the City of Chicago initiative. Primary responsibilities are event planning and design, production and dissemination of nature-based tools, and team support and coordination. Through these efforts, the Coordinator will provide meaningful, hands-on materials and engagement experiences for youth, families, and their communities to connect with green space and nature close to home in culturally relevant ways. Education Program Coordinator I, McHenry County Conservation District (Crystal Lake, IL; due Oct. 29) Oct 15, 2021 2:15 pm47 views Primary duties are: 1. Develops, promotes, implements and evaluates public natural and cultural history educational programs for audiences of all ages at District sites throughout the County. 2. Supports education programs and process throughout the District and at District events. 3. Prepares written copy for program promotion. Environmental Education Fellowship, Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center (Lanesboro, MN; due Aug. 7) Aug 3, 2021 12:00 pm7 views Year-Long Fellowship August 15th, 2021 - August 6th, 2022 Conservation Education Representative (temporary), Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources (Lerna and Zion, IL; due July 7 or 8) Jun 24, 2021 11:00 am4 views Wildlife Resource Center Seasonal, McHenry County Conservation District (Woodstock, IL; open until filled) Jun 4, 2021 10:15 am34 views Education Intern - Teen Programs (2 positions for Summer 2021), Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (Chicago, IL; due May 23) May 17, 2021 4:15 pm33 views Conservation Education Representative, IL Dept. of Natural Resources (Starved Rock State Park; due May 3) Apr 23, 2021 4:45 pm167 views Education Content Intern, World Wildlife Fund (remote) Apr 12, 2021 2:45 pm72 views Program Coordinator, Battle Creek Outdoor Education Center (Dowling, MI) Apr 12, 2021 2:15 pm8 views Seasonal Environmental Education Assistant (summer 2021), Lake Forest Open Lands Association (Lake Forest, IL; due May 14) Apr 9, 2021 5:30 pm16 views Conservation Education Representatives (June through Nov.), Starved Rock and Matthisessen State Parks (Utica, IL; due May 2) Mar 16, 2021 2:45 pm28 views Outdoor Education Program Leader (summer 2021), McHenry County Conservation District (Woodstock, IL; due March 15) Feb 16, 2021 5:00 pm6 views Outdoor Education Instructor (multiple positions), NIU Lorado Taft Field Campus (Oregon, IL; due March 4) Feb 15, 2021 4:45 pm10 views Environmental Education Summer Camp Intern, Riveredge Nature Center (Newburg, WI; due Feb. 28) Feb 11, 2021 5:00 pm9 views Environmental Education and Outreach Intern (summer 2021), UF/IFAS Extension & Sustainability (Sarasota, FL) Jan 12, 2021 4:45 pm47 views Conservation Education Assistant, The Nature Conservancy (Shelter Island, NY; due Jan. 18) Jan 5, 2021 12:00 pm57 views Environmental Education Fellowship (three 1-year positions starting June 2021), Osprey Wilds Environmental Learning Center (Sandstone, MN; open until filled) Dec 31, 2020 2:00 pm54 views Science Education Specialist, Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission (Albany, NY; due 6/19) May 27, 2020 3:15 pm4 views Assistant Education Coordinator, Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (due May 1) Apr 20, 2020 1:45 pm10 views Naturalist Intern (August 1 start date), Sierra Outdoor School (Sonora, CA; open until filled) Apr 20, 2020 1:30 pm25 views Environmental Education and Stewardship Individual Placement, National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center - AmeriCorps (open until filled) Apr 20, 2020 1:30 pm4 views Aquaculture Specialist, Texas A&M University - Texas Sea Grant Apr 20, 2020 1:15 pm7 views Conservation Education Representative, State of Illinois Mar 27, 2020 2:30 pm48 views Conservation Education Representative, State of Illinois Mar 27, 2020 11:15 am25 views Education Programs Intern (1 yr.), The Scott Arboretum (Swarthmore College, PA; due 2/15) Jan 7, 2020 11:00 am24 views Environmental Program Intern, Urbana Park District Nov 18, 2019 1:15 pm32 views Internships at Anita Purves Nature Center are designed to provide students an opportunity to develop programming and leadership skills in environmental education activities. Interns gain practical experience by working with students, park district staff, and cooperating organizations. See the attached file for details. Programs & Events Coordinator VISTA Dec 10, 2018 6:15 pm7 views The Programs and Events Coordinator VISTA will focus on expanding the scope of Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation’s “Healthy Parks Healthy People” programs in order to improve community health and park health.