Summer Youth Education Intern

Fairfield, Iowa
Base County
Counties Served

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach – Jefferson County is looking for an energetic and reliable summer youth education intern. This 40-hour-per-week, 12-week position provides organization and delivery of day camps and assists with other youth and adult programs and events. The camps will primarily target Kindergarten through 6th-grade youth, allowing them to engage in hands-on learning during the summer break, with activities emphasizing STEM, healthy living, and agricultural sciences.  


Requirements: a high school diploma, previous experience working with youth, a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, successfully passing the background screening, and the ability to lift 40 pounds.

Additional Information

The position will remain open until filled, with applications received by March 1, 2023, given first priority.

To apply, please email your application, cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references to Please include “Jefferson County Summer Intern” in the subject line.

The Application and Job Description can be found at:…

Questions? Please reach out to Cindy Hall, Regional Director, at 641-753-6753 or

Job Type
40 Hours Per Week
Wages (type)
Application Deadline
This position will remain open until filled

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.

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