Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc.

Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship

The Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility is accepting applications for our college internship program.  This position will begin January 2019, and is open to current students and recent graduates (within 1 year of graduation). Deadline for application submission is December 8, 2018.  This is a part-time, paid internship under Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc.

Anticipated Program Dates: January 14, 2019 - May 5, 2019

Internship Position Description & Outline

Please follow the steps below to apply for a GLNC, Inc. College Student Internship:

1) Carefully read this College Student Internship Program Guide.

2) To be considered for an Internship the following documents are required and must be provided to GLNC, Inc. via email to internship@gumbolimbo.org , subject: Internship Program - Sea Turtle Rehabilitation  OR via mail to GLNC, Inc., 1801 N. Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, Florida, 33432 Attn: Internship Program.

  • Application Cover Page Form and Checklist
  • 500-Word Written Essay – “Why I want to Intern at GLNC, Inc..”
  • A completed Volunteer Application Form. For “Position” please list “Gumbo Limbo”
  • Unofficial transcript from school currently attending.

In addition to GLNC, Inc. Internship application materials above, applicants for Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility (STRF) must also submit:

  • Resume
  • Two (2) Reference Letters
  • In lieu of 500-Word Essay: Cover Letter stating interest in sea turtle rehabilitation

Once application is deemed complete, applications will be reviewed and in-person interviews will be scheduled. For those applicants who are unable to participate in an in-person interview, an over-the-phone or “Skype” interview may be arranged.

Applicants may contact Caitlin Bovery (cbovery@myboca.us) with any questions.


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