Girl Scout Education & Outreach Interns - Hiring Pool

Expected Dates
June 1, 2020 to August 23, 2020
Site
Student Conservation Association
Position ID
PO-00730285
The Girl Scouts Education and Outreach Interns will be placed in Girl Scout Councils around the country to support Council program staff and volunteers in providing outdoor programs for girls at Girl Scout Camps. Interns will build the capacity of the Council by providing additional support in facilitating outdoor activities and providing pre-organized activities to increase opportunities for girls to get outside. The interns will work directly with the Councils, developing outdoor and conservation activities for girls and opportunities for volunteers to increase their comfort and skills in leading outdoor activities.
 
Essential Job Functions:
•  Collaborate with Council program staff and volunteers to create outdoor and conservation activities for girls
•  Work with Council volunteers to increase their comfort and skills in leading outdoor activities
•  Work with Council adult development staff to ensure troop camp certification training provides council volunteers the support and education they need to implement successful outdoor program
•  Regular and consistent communication with Council program staff and SCA staff
•  Awareness of grant outcomes and ensure consistent effort to meet outcomes
•  Evaluate outdoor events to ensure outcomes are met

Benefits include:
- $1,100.00 travel allowance
- $150 a week living allowance
- On-site housing
 - All meals provided
- 450-hr AmeriCorps Education Award (Valued at $1,612)

Girl Scout alumnae are encouraged to apply!  
  • Placement locations include camps near:

    Pittsburgh
    New York City
    Portland, Maine
    Phoenix
    Charleston, WV
    Detroit
    Anchorage
    Seattle
    Houston
    Dallas
    Billings, Montana
    Columbus, Ohio
    Savannah
    Bedford, New Hampshire
    Tampa
    Charlotte, North Carolina

  • First week of position will include Girl Scout Experience training each individual placement.
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Leadership Experience
some experience
Community Engagement
some experience
Volunteer Coordination
some experience
Working with Children
some experience