|Employer:||Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens|
|Internship Title:||Education Programs Intern|
|Period of Engagement:||Available Each Summer|
|Description of the Internship:|
|The mission of Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (CMBG) is to inspire meaningful connections among people, plants and nature through horticulture, education and research.
CMBG is seeking Education Programs Interns for the summer. This internship prepares college students to enter the field of environmental or museum education by providing hands-on experience with planning, organizing, hosting, and evaluating classes, demonstrations, interpretation, and exhibits in a public garden setting. This internship provides learning opportunities in public programming in relation to horticulture, botany, and natural history.
This internship runs from approximately mid-May through late August; the start and end dates are flexible. Education Programs Interns will work 40 hours per week, including Saturdays.
For more information on the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, please visit their website at: http://www.mainegardens.org/
|The Education Programs Internship offers hands-on experience in many facets of public program management. Under the supervision and mentorship of the Education Director, the Education Programs Intern will have the opportunity to:
|The successful candidate must have:
|1. Send a cover letter and your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|2. Notify your UMF faculty member and forward a copy of your application materials to UMF’s Partnership at: email@example.com|
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