Environmental Educator S (Seasonal Summer Camp)
The Tenafly Nature Center is seeking an individual currently enrolled in or have graduated from a college/ university. With at least 1 year prior experience in environmental education, outdoor education or early childhood education. Educators (report to the Education Director) are responsible for teaching our summer camp curriculum on and off-site, for 10-12 weeks between the end of June and Labor Day (Monday–Friday; 8:30 am to 4:30 pm) for a variety of age level and other summer education department needs. Programs include on-site camp days and off-site field trips. Curriculum is hands-on and geared toward helping children to develop awareness, appreciation and stewardship for the natural world.
Public Relations Internship
The Tenafly Nature Center is seeking college student interns who are in their junior or senior year and studying Public Relations, Communications, Journalism or related fields. Interns will be responsible for interacting with all TNC staff, trustees, members, volunteers and the general public. He or she will support an active office and extensive education curriculum by researching and drafting press releases, talking points, newsletter profiles, Facebook status updates and other PR-related copy; proofing and editing copy; and performing other PR-related assignments. Interns will work closely with the Communications Assistant while learning valuable skills needed in the public relations workforce. Excellent writing and public speaking skills are a plus.