Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.

10 Woodside Lane Westport, CT 06880   203-557-4400 Earthplace Preschool: 203-557-3638

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours:

  • Wednesday, November 22nd: 9am to 3pm (Preschool closed, excluding full-time students)
  • Thursday, November 23rd: Closed
  • Friday, November 24th: 9am to 2pm (Preschool closed) 

Job Postings

Summer Camp Job Opportunities:

Animal Care Technician 
The Animal Care Technician is a part-time position working 19-23 hours per week. The position’s role is part of a cohesive team that cares for our animals and provides experiential nature education to children and adults through organized programs and visitor experiences. Please send cover letter and resume to: 
Becky Newman at b.newman@earthplace.org 

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Part-time Visitor Services

This role facilitates a positive impression and visitor experience by creating a warm, welcoming and family-friendly introduction to our facility.
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Naturalist Internship (unpaid)

Gain experience in environmental education programming, animal care and trail maintenance.
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Other Employment Opportunities

We often look for qualified candidates to fill a variety positions. If you're interested in being a part of our Animal Hall, Visitor Services team or education programs, please submit your inquiry. If a position opens, we will make every effort to contact you.
Click here to fill out our Employment Interest Form.

 


The mission of Earthplace is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience, and action.


 In compliance with all federal and state legislation and regulations regarding non-discrimination, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, expression and characteristics, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, visible or invisible disability, veteran status, or any other protected status.