Part-time position available in the Heritage Conservancy Accounting Department. Responsibilities include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and tasks as assigned. Experience with QuickBooks, Microsoft Word and Excel required. 12 hours per week, Tuesday through Thursday. To apply, contact Diane Hillman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 118.
Summer 2014 Bristol Marsh Teacher Guide Intern– One of Heritage Conservancy’s primary goals is to increase public awareness and appreciation of the environment. Heritage Conservancy is seeking an intern to assist staff in developing a teacher guide to support delivery of a watershed and wetland education program highlighting Bristol Marsh, a rare and unique natural area. The teacher guide will feature activities and lessons designed to inform teachers about Bristol Marsh and assist them in leading classroom lessons as well as outdoor field experiences utilizing the Marsh. The intern will develop lessons on the following topics that are adaptable to different grade levels: wetland habitats, water quality, vegetation, wetland food webs, water/soil chemistry, water quality testing, tides, water cycle, transect monitoring, erosion control and good stewardship. Lessons will also include activities/handouts. The intern will develop a teacher guide that will include information for teachers about leading their own field trip to Bristol Marsh. He/She will also review and revise a student field guide to lead students through the activities and provide a journal to note any observations. This internship is unpaid and will be about 20 hours per week. It will run from late-May or early-June through August. Students will be selected through a competitive interview process. Please email resume and cover letter discussing career goals and listing any environmental science background and teaching experience if applicable to email@example.com. For questions please call 215-345-7020 ext. 101.