Trail Outreach & Environmental Education Internship

Expected Dates
June 1, 2020 to August 7, 2020
Civil War Defenses of Washington
Position ID
Civil War Defenses of Washington is looking for a dedicated individual who is interested in assisting with Environmental Trail and Community Outreach. The program which fosters on youth appreciation of the outdoors. The programs focus on bringing natural history, and environmental advocacy to the local youth and community. Expected responsibilities include leading outdoor adventures, teaching lessons about plants and animals and creating an exciting learning environment for the next generation of nature stewards. In addition, duties include the development of  guide trail tours, mountain bike tours, and co-leading hikes.

Hours: 40 hours/ week with a Tuesday - Saturday schedule

Compensation Details:
  • One-time travel allowance: $650
  • Weekly living allowance: $225
  • Monthly housing allowance: $1,000
  • Eligible for an AmeriCorps education award at conclusion of internship.
  • Fort Dupont Nature Center
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
some coursework or experience
Customer Service
competent without supervision
Leadership Experience
competent without supervision
Community Engagement
competent without supervision
Trail Maintenance
competent without supervision
Volunteer Coordination
competent without supervision