Farm-Based Education Internships

Education internships are designed for students to earn college credit through their institutions while working and learning at Shelburne Farms. Interns have opportunities to observe and teach collaboratively as part of our summer camp, adventures preschool, and school programs team working with youth ages 3 - 17. 

An internship can be full- or part-time and may last for a full season or part of a season. We have opportunities for fall and spring semesters as well as programs throughout the summer.

*Housing and payment are not provided. This is not an employment agreement, and Shelburne Farms does not provide compensation, reimbursement, Workers Compensation, or Health Care coverage for this position.


Qualifications & Requirements:

Internship candidates must have a desire to work with children. Enthusiasm and flexibility are required! Fall and spring semester interns must be available 8 am - 2 pm twice per week for school programs, or once per week with weekend availability for early childhood programs. Summer interns must be available for full 40 hour weeks (Monday - Friday). 

To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to:

Christie Nold, chnold@shelburnefarms.org or mail to:
Shelburne Farms (Attention: Christie Nold)
1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT 05482