SUMMARY OF FUNCTION:
Volunteers are needed for Forest Explorers (trca.ca/forestexplorers), an outdoor childrens program at the Claremont Field Centre. This program runs one Saturday a month, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Ideally the successful candidates would be available for all program dates. The Winter session is September - January, the Spring is March - June.
Must be willing to get messy, participate in games and activities, be a positive role model, and explore the Claremont forest with participants aged 6-12!
KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
- At least 14 years old
- Able to commit to volunteering one Saturday a month, 10am - 3pm for 4 months
- Interest in the outdoors and environmental programs
- Interest in working with children
- Reliable source of transportation to and from Claremont Nature Centre (no public transporation available)
- Valid Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within 3 years) if over 18 years of age, or willing to obtain one
EXAMPLE OF ROLES:
- Assist staff with program delivery
- Participate in exploring, building, and playing
- Engage participants in outdoor and leadership skills
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.