[Coral-List] Intern Position Available

Bruce Neill bruce at sanibelseaschool.org
Tue Oct 16 18:23:22 EDT 2012

Job Title: Marine Science Instructor Intern

Agency: Sanibel Sea School

Location: Sanibel Island, FL

Description: Sanibel Sea School is seeking Marine Science Instructor
Interns to assist with our Holiday Camp 2012 programs. We are a 501(c)(3)
nonprofit dedicated to marine conservation through experiential education.
A detailed description of Sanibel Sea School and our Holiday camp can be
found on our website: www.sanibelseaschool.org.

Marine Science Instructor Intern is a full-time temporary position (18
December – 4 January, 2013).

Responsibilities include:  Assist with the planning and delivery of
environmental and marine education Holiday Camp programs.  Supervise young
children (ages 6-13) in a variety of outdoor and marine environments.
Foster an appreciation for marine ecosystems and encourage campers to
practice ocean stewardship.  Assist with the maintenance and upkeep of
facilities and equipment.

Qualifications:  Currently enrolled undergraduate student, or a recent
college graduate with a background in Biology, Marine Biology, Ecology,
Environmental Science, Early Childhood Education, Plant Biology, or some
combination thereof.  Must be a strong and competent swimmer, comfortable
in outdoor settings and physically capable of leading groups of children in
a variety of natural environments. Must be capable of lifting 40 pounds and
physically and mentally fit for working in the sub-tropical conditions of
Southwest Florida for eight-hour workdays.  Have a strong desire to promote
marine conservation by sharing your passion and knowledge of the natural
world with students.  You must pass a National Criminal Background check.

 Desired Qualifications:  Have or be capable of obtaining certifications in
CPR, First Aid, and Lifeguarding.  Have a basic knowledge of the flora and
fauna of Southwest Florida.

Salary: A weekly stipend will be provided and access to reduced-cost
housing is available.

 Application Materials:  Please submit a letter of application outlining
your qualifications and the career and personal goals this position will
help you attain.  Please also submit a resume or CV and contact information
for three references.

 Please submit documents electronically to jobs at sanibelseaschool.org.

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

J. Bruce Neill, Ph.D.

Ocean Advocate and Executive Director
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*Phone:* 239.472.8585

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