Children's Garden Intern

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
02/05/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
76823
Work Unit:
College of Agricultural Sciences
Department:
The Arboretum at Penn State

Description

The Arboretum at Penn State seeks to hire two Children`s Garden Interns for Summer 2017. Responsibilities include: Develop, facilitate, and evaluate outdoor learning experience, educational activities, materials, and programs for children (ages 3-12). Research the history of our regional geographic landscape, native plants, and wildlife in order to share your learning with garden visitors. Provide garden education related to the specific varieties of herbs, flowers, and vegetables in our harvest gardens. Supporting tours and events held in the Arboretum and children`s garden for visiting school groups, community tours, and university functions. Act as a "garden guide" for informal visitors of all ages. Coordination of volunteers and organization of weekly programs and activities in the children`s garden. Summer Internship is 40 hour/week position with a 14-week term or 20 hour/week position with a 14-week term. Start and end dates are negotiable if not tied to internship requirements.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088