Summer Outreach Intern Opportunity - CLOSED

Application Deadline May 12, 2023

Schedule: 5-15 hours/week

Start date: February 2023

End date: May 2023, extension possible

Wage: Paid, $15/hour


The Environmental Education Intern will join GCSWCD’s Education team. In addition to work experience, this intern will have the opportunity to develop skills in educational event planning and delivery, attend summer conferences and trainings, and more!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with educational events, including set-up, take-down, and classroom management
  • Assist with ongoing community outreach events (Farmer’s Markets, Pop-Up Seed Libraries, etc.)
  • Support large community outreach events
    • iMAGINE Upstate – Saturday, August 26, 2023
  • Take photos at events

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Draft and/or review lesson plans (topics may vary widely)
  • Create content for social media
  • Assist in administrative tasks


  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Some experience in youth development, youth education, and/or adult education
  • Flexible schedule and willingness to work evenings and weekends
  • Basic understanding of google applications
  • Self-starting, focused, and efficient
  • Comfortable working in all weather conditions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of conservation and earth sciences
  • Experience using social media for outreach and education
  • Ability to lift 20+ pounds


Application Instructions:

Email a cover letter, resume, and 2 references to Chaneen Haler.

Contact Information:

Chaneen Haler, Stormwater Programs Coordinator

(864) 920-6401