Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve provides internships to qualified applicants wishing to learn about native plants and public gardens.
Start date: May or June, 2013
Timeframe: 12 wks; 40 hrs/wk, includes one weekend day
Hourly wage: $10.00
Interns work closely with Preserve staff and receive in-depth training in native plant propagation, trail maintenance and public education.
Field trips to other botanical gardens, native plant nurseries and natural areas are offered to round out the interns' experience. Interns also attend educational programs at the Preserve and complete an individual project.
Interns are responsible for making arrangements for housing and providing their own transportation.
Deadline for application is Friday, March 1, 2013.
To apply, please submit our internship application and a one-page cover letter describing your current career interests and why you are applying for this internship. Initial screening will be based upon this application and a cover letter only. Final selections will be based on personal interviews; decisions will be made entirely without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender or sexual orientation.
Questions? Please contact Amy Hoffmann, BHWP Education Coordinator, at (215) 862-2924 x 102 or email email@example.com.
Please return application and cover letter by March 1, 2013 to:
Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve
P.O. Box 685
New Hope, PA 18938
fax: (215) 862-1648