Bear Hollow Zoo: Wildlife Education Intern



Project Description:
  • Training in a variety of animal related tasks

    • To present Bear Hollow’s standard education programs and tour
    • To handle and present Bear Hollow ambassador animals
    • Ambassador animal husbandry and enrichment
    • Ambassador animal training
  • Learn to create and present environmental education curriculum
  • Complete at least one legacy project
  • Administrative tasks

 

Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Preferred area of study: Ecology, Natural Resources, Wildlife, Agricultural Education, Education, or related field
  • Experience with children preferred
  • Must complete 120 hours of service

    • Over a 10 week period (12 hrs/week)
    • Schedule is flexible
      • Interns may work more hours and complete the program in less than 10 weeks
      • Must be available for at least 12 hours per week, as a minimum
  • Wildlife Education Programs Internship is an unpaid position

 

To Apply

  • Interns will be interviewed and accepted on a rolling basis

Project Start Date: Mon, Jun 6, 2016
Project End Date: Mon, Dec 31, 2040
Volunteers Needed:
Unlimited   
Project Meeting
Location:
Bear Hollow Zoo

293 Gran Ellen Dr.
Athens, GA 30606

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Project Organizer: Megan Hong
megan.hong@accgov.com
404-697-4075 / 706-613-3580
Project Category:
Bear Hollow Zoo / Wildlife Ed Intern - ACTIVE (ZOO)