Job Postings

Education Internship Spring 2020


Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Closing Date
November 1, 2019

The education internship program at TCWR is designed for post graduate students interested in education, outreach, and working with our team to end the exotic pet trade. Intern applicants must be college graduates with a degree in Education, Interpretation, Biology, Conservation, or related field. Experience with working with children in an educational setting will be considered. There is only 1 position available at this time, and the duration of the internship is 6 months. If you are looking for a fulfilling position to give abused exotic animals a voice, you have come to the right place.

Education and Pre-requisites

The education intern will research, develop, and present educational programming to the public and school/special groups following the National Association of Interpretation (NAI) guidelines. Applicants must be self-motivated, with a high drive to spread awareness about all species at the Refuge and in the wild. The ability to work in a team environment or independently is important.

Compensation and benefits

Weekly cash stipend of $50 for living expenses. On-site housing provided which includes heat, air conditioning, utilities, full bath, kitchen, washer & dryer, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, and free long distance.

Application instructions

Email your cover letter, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation (required) to: Beckie Moore Education Coordinator/ Wildlife Interpreter before November 1, 2019