Gain invaluable experience while you help us to conserve land, blaze trails, save historic sites, and host events and programs. Fulfill college internship requirements, high school service hours, or community service hours and have fun while you’re at it. Merit and need-based scholarships are available for specific paid opportunities.
We are in need of interns in the following areas:
Development Interns will assist TLC’s Development Coordinator in our Kennett Square office. The ideal applicant is detail-oriented, organized, creative, a strong writer and editor, proficient in Microsoft Office, and interested in non-profit development, the environment, and conservation.
A Development Intern will assist the Development Coordinator with the following duties:
To apply, please email a resume to email@example.com or call 610-347-0347 x105.
TLC is seeking a savvy individual with graphic design experience to assist in creating outreach materials. The Graphic Design Intern will design graphic materials for promotion of TLC’s membership campaign, create promotional materials for events and programs, work on website design, and conduct other creative tasks that may arise. Candidates should be well-versed in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Microsoft Office, have great attention to detail and ability to work independently as well as with a team, and have a passion and desire to promote TLC’s mission through outreach and communications.
To apply, please email a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-347-0347 x101.
TLC owns and manages 5 nature preserves and over 500 acres of natural open space in the Kennett Square area. This program will give interns practical and theoretical experience in the field of natural lands management.
This internship involves physical labor and a lot of hiking. Sturdy and comfortable footwear is necessary. Experience working with hand tools and small gas powered tools is helpful. Interns must be reliable, be able to communicate effectively, have a willingness to work outdoors in varied weather conditions, and the ability to work independently or with a team. Must have reliable transportation.
Land Stewardship are seasonal and start towards the end of May or early June and last through the end of August or early September. Weekly hours are scheduled Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9-3 pm, weather permitting.
Duties will include:
To apply, please email a resume to landmanager@TLCforSCC.org or call 610-347-0347 x106.
For information about the Teens Turning Green program via the Land Management department, please click here.
Assist our Education Coordinator with planning, developing and leading environmental education programs for adults and youth, specifically our summer camp program. Free Time Adventures is a program that will run throughout the summer on Tuesdays and Thursdays, for children ages 5-12.
Summer interns will be primarily working at TLC’s headquarters, Walnut Hill, located in Avondale, PA and the adjacent 300-acre Private Bucktoe Creek Preserve. This will be a part time position from mid-June through mid-August; times will vary depending on program times but expect some weekend work.
To apply, please email a resume to email@example.com or call 610-347-0347 x 104.
TLC hosts and participates in many events throughout the year, including our Stateline Loop 5K/10K Trail, Wild & Scenic Film Festival, and our Dog Days of Summer event. The Events Intern will assist with in-office coordination and promotion of events, as well as day-of support when available. Duties may include:
To apply, please email a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-347-0347 x103.
Learn more about how you can help TLC through volunteer opportunities.