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GET INVOLVED

There are many opportunities to get involved with us! Maybe you'd like your school or community to be part of an overnight trip or campus cleanup. Or perhaps you'd like to learn more about your environment and participate in an upcoming field course that we may be offering.

Our internship opportunities offer a variety of environmental education experience with kids and field work, and change seasonally.

Interested? Let's connect!

 

Talk to us to learn more! 

2023 - Seeking applicants:
FRIENDS Campus Manager

We are looking for someone to join the team as we prepare to open the new Learning Centre! The Campus Manager will have administrative duties related to management of FRIENDS' buildings and operation of the non-profit organization. There are opportunities to become involved in programs and to grow in the role. Read the full job description for more information. Contact Olivia Patterson Maura, Deputy Director with any inquiries.

Apply Now: Summer Camp 2023 Internship Opportunity!

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INTERNSHIP DATES: Wednesday June 21st-Friday June 23rd (prep week) / 

Monday June 26th - Friday July 21st (summer camps)

HOURS: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:00pm

LOCATION: Marsh Harbour

This is a PAID internship opportunity that includes activities such as swimming, snorkeling, hiking, construction, and gardening, outside of normal office work. Summer camp responsibilities would include:

  • Assisting with planning and presentation of classroom lessons

  • Facilitating and participating in daily field trips to Abaco ecosystems, including mangroves, coral reefs, pine forest, sea grass beds and more

  • After camp chores, including setting up for the next day and tidying up camp space.

  • Engaging children ages 3-16 in hands-on experiential activities.

  • Leading icebreakers and break time activities

*Note: We offer only 1-2 paid internships for Bahamian students. Other positions may be available but are unpaid.

Intern Qualifications

1.

Must be 17 or older and be a Bahamian citizen or permanent resident (male or female).

2.

Bahamian government issued identification (NIB card, drivers license or passport)

3.

Ability to swim and be comfortable in the water required. 

4.

Name and contact for two references (e.g. past teacher, previous employer, community leader)

5.

Be hardworking with a desire to learn! 

Summer Camp Internship 2023! APPLY HERE:
*MUST be 17 or older to apply*
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