Business / Organization Name: 
The Yoga Forest
Contact Person: 
Jenna Frisch
Email Address: 
Job Title: 
Independent Study Internship
Job Type: 
Coordinator-Guided Independent Study
Job Description: 
A three-month long internship involved in learning the Permaculture principles and finding a longterm project to commit to for one's independent study. Projects include, animal husbandry, This is an independent study opportunity, so interns are responsible for choosing their project. Garden construction and/or maintenance, natural building construction, aquaculture and pond construction, aquaponics and irrigation work, Fruit tree planting and maintenance, carpentry are included. Landscape design using permaculture techniques will also be utilized. Kitchen expertise can also be utilized as well. A permaculture teacher/coordinator will be involvement to make sure that are materials are provided for projects and that guidance is given as well.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Aboriculture
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Resume or a description of experiences and intention for independent study. A Skype or phone interview maybe requested.
Minimum Qualifications: 
Three-month or semester-long commitment. This is a learning opportunity which also includes two yoga classes, a permaculture lesson and three meals per day. For these reasons, there is a payment needed of $1200 for a three month stay.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
This is an unpaid independent study. Interns are expected to pay $1200 for their 3 month stay.