Audubon Society of RI

Camp Instructor and Assistant Instructor Job Descriptions


The positions entail teaching and leading nature and environmental education activities for children pre-k to seventh grade.  There are two camp locations in which these positions are available: The Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium in Bristol, RI, and the Caratunk Wildlife Refuge in Seekonk, Massachusetts.




Develop and implement natural history lessons, activities, games, and arts and crafts.  Supervise campers’ health and safety, and maintain clear communications with staff, parents and campers.  Attend staff trainings, and maintain general camp upkeep.  Camp Instructors and Assistants may also oversee Junior Counselors that will assist during the week. Summer Camp runs June 22 to August 14th 2020.




Camp Instructors must be 21 years or over, and the Assistant Instructors 18 years or older, must be able to work independently.  Camp Instructors and Assistant Instructors should have experience and background in the following: environmental education, environmental science, biology, marine biology, conservation or education. You must have experience working with children. Additionally, must be able and willing to work outdoors and have excellent communication skills.  Must have current Community CPR and First Aid or be willing to become certified. Must be able to attend staff training June 15- June 19th 2020.  Criminal background and Sexual Offender checks are required.  

Send a resume and cover letter:

Tracey Hall, Camp Director:

ph: 401 949-5454 x 3011