Education Intern

Education Intern

Department: Education

Reports to: Education Coordinator

Classification: 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:

  • Lead, with assistance, our summer youth series, Cultivation Education
  • Lead, with assistance, our ECE weekly 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 Summer events, educational programs, etc… as needed
  • Work with Education Coordinator to develop group school tour options plan
  • 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 2024-2025 school year
  • Candidates must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail and be comfortable working with the public in both organized and informal 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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