Internship: STEM Program, Assistant Club Leader

Camp Fire Central Oregon and High Desert Museum are teaming up to offer quality afterschool STEM programming to youth in 4th and 5th grade with support from STEM Beyond Schools initiative through the Oregon Department of Education.  This fun and innovative program is focused on learning and practicing creative engineering in response to the needs of our planet.  The program will have ample opportunity for guest speakers, field trips, and hands on activities as participants learn about nature and how humans interact with their environment.

Interns will assist in program delivery, lesson planning and preparation, and other tasks related to running an afterschool program.  This is a great opportunity to learn about engagement outside of the classroom, behavior management, and cultivating positive group dynamics.  This internship includes ~55 hours of direct delivery program time, plus ~20 hours of planning and training.  As part of this program, interns will also learn how to become a champion for younger kids.  S/he will play an essential role in helping kids in the program thrive by encouraging them to find their unique sparks, develop a growth mindset, and set and manage goals.  *Note: This internship is an unpaid, volunteer position.

Program dates and times:  

Interns must:

Desired experience:

To apply, please send an email to, titled “STEM Internship, [your last name]”.  Please include: