Work With Us

The Holden Arboretum is not just a great place to visit, it’s a wonderful place to work. Discover the opportunities now available for potential employees, interns and volunteers.

Full-time Positions

Part-time Positions

There are no part-time positions available at this time.

Seasonal Positions

Growing Students in Science

Holden Forests & Gardens is looking for an energetic individual interested in teaching second through fifth graders as part of our Growing Students in Science Program. The work is part-time subcontract, during the school day, and takes place through the end of August and October and January through June. Individuals should have experience working with students in the elementary grades. A natural science background and love of the outdoors is preferred. For more details or to submit a resume contact Rebecca Thompson at 440.602.3852 or by email at bthompson@holdenfg.org.

Sprouting Young Scientists Instructor (SPYS)

Do you like exposing preschoolers to nature with hands-on activities and watching their curiosity come alive? We need help delivering our new preschool outreach program to children three to five years old. The work is part-time, sub-contract, during the school day and takes place September – October, and January – July. Individuals should have experience working with preschool-age students. A natural science background and love of nature are preferred. For more details or to submit a resume, contact Sharon Graper at 440.602.3843.

Garden Full of Life Cycles Instructor (CLE4SCI)

We are looking for a few individuals interested in teaching third graders about plant and animal life cycles as part of our Cleveland Learning Experience for Science program with the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. Based at the Cleveland Botanical Garden, the work is part-time, sub-contract, during the school day and takes place September – October. Individuals should have experience working with students in the elementary grades, especially third grade. A natural science background and love of nature are preferred. For more details or to submit a resume, contact Sharon Graper at 440.602.3843.

Holden Forests & Gardens is an equal opportunity, ADA Employer and a Drug-free Work Place.