Education Department Internship

Who May Apply

Adults 18 and older

Job Overview

This internship position includes assisting the Zoo Teacher team with education programs at the Zoo. Our exciting education programs offer students a wide variety of fun and interesting topics to learn about, including endangered species, careers in zoos, animal adaptations, Florida wildlife, island animals, and much more!

Duties will include setting up programs, supervising students, assisting Zoo Teachers with program activities, and clean up. As part of assisting the Zoo Teacher team with teaching duties, the internship will also include training to work with program animals in the Education Department.

Interns must be available a minimum of two days a week for five hours.
Accepted interns must submit to drug testing.
Must be 18 years or older.

To Apply:

  • Submit Online Education Internship Application
  • Provide proof of health insurance
  • Submit a cover letter expressing his/her interest
  • Submit two letters of recommendations from professor or employer
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