Children's Program Instructor

Job Type

Part Time Temporary



Start Date:


Application Deadline:



1000 Washington Ave.
United States


Date:                                      February 20, 2018

Position Title:                       Children’s Program Instructors (Summer 2018)

Department:                         Children’s Education

Reports to:                            Director of Youth Programs

Term:                                    6–7 weeks, June–August 2018

Compensation:                     $15 per hour


Application Deadline:           March 21, 2018

For more than 100 years, Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) has been a leader in providing local children and teens with hands-on gardening and science instruction. Summer teaching positions are available in a number of BBG’s hands-on gardening and science enrichment programs. Summer instructors gain valuable experience working with professional educators in a botanically rich and diverse 52-acre garden within the country’s largest metropolis. Visit for specific job announcements.    

Schedule: Mandatory training: June 12–29; program: 6–7 weeks in July and August;

25–35 hours per week, depending on position

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

How to Apply:

Please send a résumé and cover letter indicating the title of the position, along with the names of two references with contact information, to To apply for multiple positions, send a single application, making note of all the positions in which you are interested in your cover letter as well as in the email’s subject line. For more information, visit

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.