Nature Studio Seasonal Instructor

Date Posted: February 26, 2018

Department: Children’s Education

Reports to: Summer Afternoon Programs Coordinator

Term: Mid-June–Mid-August 2018

Compensation: $15 per hour

Application Due: March 21, 2018

Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG) is renowned for teaching plant science to urban children. The seasonal Nature Studio instructor teaches a nature-based art program that uses the resources of the plant collections at BBG as inspiration for creating masterpieces through painting, drawing, weaving, dying, print making, photography, and garden design. Summer instructors must participate in an intensive paid training and lesson plan development program prior to teaching.

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

Primary Responsibilities:


How to Apply:

Email your résumé and cover letter along with two references with contact information to [email protected]. To apply for multiple BBG seasonal instructor positions, send a single application, making note of all the positions in which you are interested 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.