Education Intern

Expected Dates
June 28, 2021 to September 5, 2021
Site
Katmai National Park & Preserve
Position ID
PO-00729598
The Education SCA intern at Katmai National Park and Preserve will assist the park education ranger in designing curriculum and executing a strategy for outreach to Title I schools on the Alaska Peninsula. Interns will receive career training in interpretation and education. Mentored by the park’s education ranger, the intern will research and present curriculum-based in-school programs on the Alaska Peninsula. 
 
Living and working in remote  Alaska can be challenging. Interns must be proactive to engage with the community and enjoy the amazing natural surroundings.
 

Compensation amounts:

  • $1,800 - one time RT travel allowance
  • $280 - weekly living allowance
  • AmeriCorps eligible ($1,230 education award if elected)
  • Housing

*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes

  • Katmai National Park & Preserve at King Salmon.
  • Park Interpretive and education training which includes, bear introduction education, First Aid, CPR training and other training.
  • There will be numerous occasions for educational opportunities through training, shared interpretive knowledge, potential scientific studies and research on brown bears, and other venues from various park divisions. There is recreation equi
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Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Biology
some coursework or experience
Education
degree minor or extensive experience
Recreation Management
some coursework or experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
Customer Service
competent without supervision
Leadership Experience
some experience
Public Speaking
competent without supervision
Writing/Publishing
competent with supervision
Working with Children
competent with supervision