Vermont State Parks

Woodford State Park Interpreter Intern | ASAP

Hours Per Week: 40

Position Starts: Early June

End Date: After Labor Day

Pay: $13.45/hr

Location: Woodford, VT

Main Focus of Internship:

Position Description

Gain experience sharing the beauty and natural history of Woodford State Park with park visitors as you plan and deliver fun, hands-on, environmental education experiences for park visitors of all ages.

Serve as a summer interpreter at one or two State Parks. Responsible for developing, scheduling and delivering natural and cultural history programs, hikes, recreation activities, etc. Prior related education and experience necessary. Requires working split shift schedules. Weekend and evening work required.

Required Qualifications

Prior related education and experience necessary.

Educational/Professional Development

We use the Certified Interpretive Guide training from the National Association for Interpretation, so there is a nice opportunity to gain this certification which is a huge resume builder (the National Park Service likes to see that certification).

Application Information

Your application will consist of a cover letter and resume. Please direct your cover letter to Rebecca Roy, Conservation Education Coordinator, Vermont State Parks, Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, 1 National Life Dr., Davis 2, Montpelier, VT 05620-3801. Click on the”Apply” button on this page to complete an application form and upload your cover letter and resume. Position is available until filled.