Green Education Center Intern Program

The Green Education Center is exited to be introducing an intern program at the Econ Farm. Interns will assist with workshops, work in the garden, and assist with building projects at the farm. The Econ Farm is located on the Econlockhachee River near Orlando, Florida  45 minutes from Cocoa Beach, 45 minutes to the beautiful fresh water springs, and 45 minutes from Disney World. There are several organic gardens on site as well as workshop stages.

Program Overview:

Interns are required to work 30 hours per week


You must maintain respect for the land and for other interns in the village.


A maximum of 4 interns will be accepted in the village at a time.


There is a $400 dollar fee ($50 per week) for the intern program. This fee covers food and expenses.


Interns are not permitted to invite guest to stay in the village.


Interns will receive free admission to all workshops at the Green Education Center during the duration of their stay.



Eco Village Details
Our village is an outdoor natural paradise.  There is an outdoor stage area, wireless internet access. The village has outdoor showers, an outdoor kitchen with rocket stove, organic gardens, outdoor laundry, fire pit and chicken coop. Interns living in the village participate in and assist with cooking, cleaning, and other chores as necessary.

Interns may camp on-site during their internship, providing their own tent and sleeping supplies and may also choose to live off-site. All interns are responsible for their own transportation needs.


How to Apply

The Econ Farm Intern program runs from  March 1st – May 1st 2013

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please review the following information and submit the following:

A current one-page resume including three contact references

Personal biography

Picture of yourself


Email all applications to Terry Meer at info@greeneducationcenter or mail to:

16206 Hamilton Drive

Orlando, Florida 32833

All applications must be received by February 15th 2013


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