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Humane Education Assistant (Paid Internship)

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Animal Welfare League of Arlington


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June 10, 2021
August 18, 2021
$11.25 per hour
20-35 hours per week

The Animal Welfare League of Arlington is seeking dependable, hard-working college students or newly graduated high school students interested in teaching our mission to promote empathy for animals through educational programs. The Humane Education Assistant Interns are responsible for leading our summer camp programs in engaging lessons and activities. Working with a variety of ages, daily programs are filled with games, crafts, educational lessons, special speakers, animal encounters, and more. Depending on the format of camp, whether virtual or in-person, we will limit the number of participants to ensure safety and ability to keep everyone engaged. If in-person, we will be following strict COVID procedures and cleaning protocols to ensure the safety of all participants and staff.  Our educational internship program provides opportunities to expand leadership skills, develop better group management techniques, improve positive communication skills with children, work on strategic planning, organizing, and provides the ability to lead educational programs through effective public speaking.

See the full job description here and apply directly through our website.

The Animal Welfare League of Arlington is seeking dependable, hard-working college students or newly graduated high school students interested in teaching our mission to promote empathy for animals through educational programs. The…

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Benefits

Must be available to work all camp dates/times, 35 hours per week for 9 weeks as follows:

  • Mandatory Training (Thursday, June 10th–Friday, June 25th) 
  • Camp sessions:(Monday, June 28th–Friday, August 13th)
  • One (1) week break: TBD

Must be available to work all camp dates/times, 35 hours per week for 9 weeks as follows:

  • Mandatory Training (Thursday, June 10th–Friday, June 25th) 
  • Camp sessions:(Monday, June 28th–Friday…

How to Apply

Please submit the following application materials to Claudia West and apply directly through our website:

  1. A thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position and relevant experience/qualifications -- including your experience working with children
  2. Your cover letter should also include your understanding of the requirement to be available each day during camp sessions
  3. Current and up to date resume
  4. Unofficial transcript

Please submit the following application materials to Claudia West and apply directly through our website:

  1. A thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position…

Location

On-site
2650 South Arlington Mill Drive, Arlington, VA 22206

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