Volunteer and Youth Program Assistant

The Volunteer and Youth Program Assistant will be a vital member of a team engaging young people as current and future stewards of Shenandoah National Park. Working closely with the Program Manager, the Assistant will support these efforts by coordinating and leading volunteer conservation projects, facilitating visits from youth service and education groups, serving during special events, and providing administrative assistance.

In addition to ample training on the National Park Service volunteer program and their role, the Assistant will be exposed to many different National Park Service positions. They will have opportunities for cross training in trail maintenance, visitor outreach, and natural resource management.After successfully completing the term, the Intern will be eligible for the Public Land Corps hiring authority.

Position Dates: May 13th, 2024 – November 8th, 2024 (26 week term)
Pay Rate: $720/week ($600/stipend + $120/housing allowance) + health, vision and dental benefits

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Last updated: April 15, 2024

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Shenandoah National Park
3655 U.S. Highway 211 East

Luray, VA 22835


540 999-3500
Emergency Phone: 1-800-732-0911

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