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Seasonal instructors for Spring

Memphis Botanic Garden is hiring seasonal instructors for our spring programs and festivals!

  • Energetic, smiling faces with a passion for the outdoors will lead pre-K thru high school age students in a wide variety of learning opportunities.
  • Must be able to walk long distances outdoors, memorize program materials, and communicate effectively with large groups.
  • Education experience helpful, but not necessary.
  • Programs typically occur in the mornings Monday-Friday, but occasional evening or weekend work may be available.
  • $10/hour starting wage. Hours are contingent on bookings we receive - no obligation to a set schedule.
  •  Excellent opportunity for students, retirees, and anyone eager to instill a love of nature in the next generation!

Contact to apply or for more information.

NOTE: Group orientation & training for hires Monday, February 24, 10:00AM-2:00PM.


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Central Daylight Time Hours:
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Central Standard Time (Winter) Hours:
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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Daily Garden Admission

Adults $10.00
Seniors (62 & over) $8.00
Children (2-12) $5.00
Children (under 2) FREE
Members FREE
* Handicapped Accessible

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We are located at:
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117
(Between Park & Southern)

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