Cultivation Education Assistant

Department: Education

Reports to: Director of Education

Classification: Part-time, temporary

Job Overview:

The Cultivation Education Assistant position is designed to provide informal classroom experience, under supervision of the Education Director, with a focus on environmentaleducation and building leadership skills working with school-age children. This part-time, temporary position will have the opportunity to work with all departments at Kingwood Center Gardens, guests, and volunteers to gain a broad understanding of how a non-profit estate garden operates.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing course materials with the Education Intern and Dir. Of Education prior to participant arrival.
  • Assisting the Education Intern and Director of Education with implementing the lesson plan each day of class.
  • Monitoring children’s behavior and safety, making sure they are following our 4 Rules of Respect.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Previous experience working with children in a classroom-setting, informal or formal.
  • Active First Aid/CPR certification preferred but not required.
  • Candidates must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail and be comfortable working with children in both organized and informal situations.
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License.
  • Must pass a background check.

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