[Coral-List] Marine Educator Internship

Emily Eng emily at sanibelseaschool.org
Wed Apr 28 16:21:37 EDT 2010

*Job Title: *Marine Educator Internship

*Agency: *Sanibel Sea School

*Location: *Sanibel Island, FL


Sanibel Sea School is seeking Marine Educator Interns to assist with our
Summer Camp 2010 programs. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to marine
conservation through experiential education. A detailed description of
Sanibel Sea School and our summer camp offerings can be found on our
website: www.sanibelseaschool.org.

Marine Educator Intern is a full-time seasonal position (June 12 – September
10). Responsibilities include:

-Assist with the planning and delivery of summer camp programs.

-Supervise young children (ages 6-13) in a variety of outdoor and marine

-Foster an appreciation for marine ecosystems and encourage campers to
practice ocean stewardship.

-Assist with the maintenance and upkeep of facilities and equipment.


-A background in Biology, Marine Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science,
Early Childhood Education, Plant Biology, or some combination thereof.

-Experience in summer camp; as a counselor or participant.

-Have or be capable of obtaining certifications in CPR, First Aid, and

-A basic knowledge of the flora and fauna of Southwest Florida.

-Be a strong and competent swimmer, comfortable in outdoor settings and
physically capable of leading groups of children in a variety of natural

-Be capable of lifting 40 pounds and working in the sub-tropical conditions
of Southwest Florida for eight-hour workdays.

-Have a desire to promote marine conservation by sharing your passion and
knowledge of the natural world with students.

*Salary: *A weekly stipend will be provided.


*Application Materials:

Please submit a letter of application explaining why you desire this job and
what qualifies you for the position, along with your resume or CV. Upon
review contact information for three references able to elaborate on your
capabilities to meet the minimum requirements may be requested.

You can submit application materials by mail to: Sanibel Sea School, PO Box
1229, Sanibel, Fl 33957; or you may submit documents electronically to
jobs at sanibelseaschool.org.

Inquiries may be made to Bruce Neill, Ph.D., Executive Director at
jobs at sanibelseaschool.org.

*Apologies for any cross postings.

Best Fishes,

Emily Eng

Emily Eng
Ocean Advocate
Sanibel Sea School
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