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Summer Curiosity Camp Volunteers

Summer Curiosity Camp Volunteers

Curiosity Camp Youth Volunteers (ages 14-17) are essential to the educational mission of the RMSC’s Curiosity Camps. Youth Volunteers are energetic, enthusiastic and hardworking. They support paid staff in the camp classrooms by helping the campers with a wide variety of projects and activities. They assist with science experiments and with preparing the classroom and supplies each day. Youth volunteers help provide a fun and safe camp experience while sharing in the exploration of science!

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APPLICATIONS ARE DUE: May 15, 2018.

 

Commitment 

  • Summer Curiosity Camps run weekly from June 25–Aug. 24, 2018
  • Volunteers can work a maximum of all 9 weeks but must commit to a minimum of at least 2 weeks of volunteering during the summer.
  • Volunteers choose the weeks they would like to volunteer depending on camp topic preferences, family vacation schedule, etc. and will be scheduled for those weeks accordingly.
  • Scheduled weeks do not need to be consecutive, but volunteers must be available Monday through Friday of the chosen weeks
  • Volunteers must work 8:30am to 4:30pm, but may arrive as early as 8am and stay as late as 5:30pm 
  • Attend New Volunteer Information Session and additional training sessions

 

Qualifications

  • No prior volunteer experience is necessary
  • Volunteers must be 14-17 years old
  • Have experience working with young children and in positions of responsibility
  • Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team
  • Have an interest in the sciences, technology, history and/or the arts
  • Have personal access to regularly check an email account (all communication and scheduling is done via email)

 

Benefits

  • Up to 40 hours per week are applicable towards school credit/hours requirements
  • Meet new friends from across the community
  • Becoming involved in a fun environment that encourages life-long learners
  • Develop work experience skills in an informal educational setting for a nationally recognized camp program
  • Free Curiosity Camp t-shirts

 

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Curiosity Camp!

If you have any additional questions, please email camps @rmsc.org or call 585.271.4552 x365


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