Program Support

Volunteer Impact:

Encourage curiosity and imagination in young children and refine your own skills at the same time. Program volunteers provide assistance to staff during our exciting children’s programs.

Activities:
  • Assist art program instructor/children’s program leader in setting up program room
  • Attend program and assist children during activities under the direction of the programmer
  • Cut out, glue, assemble and organize craft components as planned by the instructor
Time Required: 1-2 hours/week during program sessions
Commitment: 1 year
 
Schedule: Determined by program schedule
Location: Any location
 

Volunteer Qualifications

  • An understanding of appropriate and responsible behavior
  • Ability to take direction and work as a team member
  • Understanding and appreciation for creative endeavor
  • Ability to cut, paste and assemble crafts and event materials with accuracy and precision
  • Ability to recognize problems and problem solve
  • Ability to maintain a calm, soothing persona during high energy activities
  • Ability to work independently
Training & Support: Staff will be on hand during programming and set up.All volunteers must provide two references and have a vulnerable sector police check done for this position.

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • You utilize your well-honed skills working with young children in a classroom/group setting
  • You will get creative ideas for children's activities from our children's staff
  • You will utilize your skills and abilities in an environment where they are in demand

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