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Day Camp Instructor - Wellfleet

Location: South Wellfleet, MA
Sanctuary: Wellfleet Bay

Work full-time at an 1100-acre coastal sanctuary on Cape Cod teaching natural history to children from Pre-school to Grade 8 (will work with similar age groups all summer). 

Position is scheduled from June 18 to August 31, 2018


  • Working with a partner to develop, plan, and implement natural history lessons, as well as conduct public programs for families on and off the sanctuary. 
  • Some instructors are responsible for taking campers on off-site field trips, including hikes, snorkeling & kayaking trips, and other natural history excursions. 


  • Helpful to have or be working towards a Bachelor’s in Environmental Studies, Biology, Education, or related field.
  • Certified in Red Cross First Aid/ CPR
  • Must be familiar with Cape Cod natural history (especially marine biology) and have experience working with children outdoors.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Must pass a background records check (CORI, SORI and driver's).

Compensation and Benefits

Salary starting at $11/hour, shared housing available at $30 per week.  

How to Apply

Send cover letter, resume, and list of three references to Emily Wolfe, Day Camp Director, Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, PO Box 236, South Wellfleet, MA  02663 or email to:

Job# 2893