Denver Botanic Gardens is a nonprofit, Equal Opportunity Employer who welcomes people seeking careers or internships. Employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lead development, implementation, and evaluation of public interpretation programs. Primarily responsible for guiding and maintaining the relationship between the volunteer docent corps and the Gardens in order to offer guided learning opportunities to the public. Manages the docent program and other interpretative interactions to meet the Gardens’ learning aims and ensure positive visitor experience. Develops training materials and coordinates instruction in collections content and tour techniques. Manages communication with the volunteer group. Leads recruiting efforts in conjunction with volunteer services. Creates and schedules interpretive interactions for public. Ensures coverage of tours and shifts by volunteer docents; researches and produces tours and other interpretive programs; creates training materials for them. Delivers tours, trainings, and programs as needed. Some weekend or evening work possible.