Education Internship

Nashville Zoo at GrassmereNashville, TN
Unpaid Internship

6 months ago


Job Title

Education Intern

Job Location

Nashville, TN

Job Overview

  • Gain experience in presenting interpretive programs and leading education programs related to conservation, wildlife biology, botany, history, and park management.
  • Full-time position with 30 to 40 hours per week.


  • Hourly rate: $12.50


  • Assist in developing, facilitating, and evaluating education programs and interpretive experiences.
  • Create programs aligned with Nashville Zoos Program Content Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and Common Core Standards.
  • Develop program evaluations to assess participant learning and enhance the guest experience.


  • College-aged or recent college graduate.
  • Willingness to study and learn the provided curriculum.
  • Clear criminal background and negative TB test.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and work in outdoor elements.

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Education12%

  • Psychology6%

  • Computer Science3%

  • Biology3%

  • Communication3%

  • 220 other majors70%

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Nashville, TN | $2,911/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,477

  • Miscellaneous$630

  • Food$320

  • Utilities$248

  • Transportation$236


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