This is a ten-month paid internship in which Interns are responsible for leading hikes, teambuilding, and lessons for groups of approximately twenty students from a variety of cultural, socioeconomic, and educational backgrounds. Interns receive paid training and continuing mentorship throughout the school year. Create a safe learning environment for students to have a positive outdoor experience. Plan and teach hands-on Environmental Science curriculum aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. Lead activities in various habitats, including bay-oak woodlands, pond, creek, and ranch garden. Model and encourage environmentally responsible behavior.

Dates of employment.
September 3rd, 2024- June 6th, 2025(approximate dates)

$16/hr plus room and board in staff housing.

Tagged as: Camp Staff, Teaching/Education


Desired qualifications: Experience working with children. Interest and/or experience in working with diverse populations. Enthusiasm and passion for working with youth outdoors. Cour

Required Skills:

Applicants should be physically able to work long hours and participate in strenuous activity. Position requires flexibility and the ability to work as part of a team. Responsibilities also include working two evening programs a week.

About Walker Creek Ranch

Walker Creek Ranch is located in rural West Marin on 1700 acres of beautiful ranch land and is owned and operated by Marin County Office of Education. We offer residential environmental education programs tailored toward 5th and 6th grade students. The outdoor school is dedicated to providing equitable, inclusive, and high-quality educational experiences for teachers and students that inspire appreciation and stewardship of the natural world.

Application Instructions

Email cover letter, resume, and names of three references with telephone numbers to: Rowan Arcaris, Manager of Outdoor Education, [email protected] Phone: (415) 491-6602 Deadline to Apply: Open until filled