Children’s Garden Seasonal Instructor

Date Posted: February 26, 2018

Department: Children’s Education

Reports to: Children’s Garden Coordinator

Term: Mid-June–Mid-August 2018

Compensation: $15 per hour

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is seeking part-time seasonal instructors for summer programs in its world-renowned Children’s Garden. Summer instructors develop and teach age-appropriate gardening lessons to a group of up to 12 children with the assistance of two to three teen apprentices in our Garden Apprentice Program. Instructors must participate in an intensive three-week training and lesson plan development period prior to teaching in the Children’s Garden program.

Training: Tuesday–Friday, 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. | June 12–June 29
Program: Tuesday–Friday, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m. | July 5–August 17

Primary Responsibilities:


How to Apply:

Email your résumé and cover letter to [email protected]. Make sure the position title is clearly stated in your cover letter as well as in the email’s subject line. No telephone calls for position inquiries, please.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.