Education Intern

Department: Education

Reports to: Education Coordinator

Classification: Hourly, Part-Time, Seasonal

Job Overview: This part-time, paid internship opportunity is available to college students who have a
demonstrated knowledge of and interest in education, preferably ECE. The Education
Internship position is designed to provide practical experience, with supervision from the
Education Coordinator, with a focus on educational programs. This internship 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:

  • Build curriculum and lead our ECE monthly Storytime Series.
  • Oversee operations in the Peacock Playhouse (our children’s education space).
  • Research curriculum standards for Ohio (Pre-K – 3rd grade) with focus of future summer camp series.
  • Assist with select Kingwood events, educational programs, community outreach, etc…as needed.
  • Work with Education Coordinator and Director of Education to develop school group tour options plan.
  • Collaboratively research interpretive ideas for upcoming summer exhibit.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Candidates pursuing a degree in education is required; focus in ECE or Environmental/Outdoor education is preferred but not required
  • Must be enrolled in a college or university during the 2022-2023 school year
  • Candidates must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail and be comfortable working with the public in both organized and information situations
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends
  • Must pass a background check and drug test

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