Volunteer Opportunity

Cultural Program Educator

Application or Registration Deadline: 03/16/2018
Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Parks & Open Space
Category: Open Space, Environment, and Gardening
Time Commitment or Project Date: Assist with 3 programs per year. Must be at least 14 years old.
Location:

Programs take place at various locations.

Program Summary:

Help lead activities at our popular Fun on the Farm programs. Each event has opportunities for volunteers to lead hands-on and story time activities. Cultural program educators also help develop programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Research, develop, and present new Fun on the Farm activity sessions. Topics include farm animals and pioneer life
  • Plan and assist with storytime activity sessions and hands-on activities for young children
  • Set up and clean up props, activity areas
  • Research and lead crafts; some may be period-appropriate to historical time frames
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Must be at least 14 years old (volunteers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult parent/guardian during training and volunteer shifts)
  • Comfortable speaking to a range of ages and audiences
  • Must have personal transportation
  • Pass criminal background check
Training Dates and Information:

One training will take place on March 23, 2018

Contact:

Please contact Sheryl Kippen, 303-776-8848.

Application Process:

Application deadline is March 16, 2018.

Apply Now
Applications are accepted through Discover Boulder County, Parks & Open Space’s volunteer management system. If you’re new to the system, you’ll need to create an account. But it’s easy and we only use your contact information to communicate about events you register for. We will never sell or give your information to a third party.

If you are an existing Parks & Open Space volunteer, please let Sheryl Kippen know that you would like to apply for the volunteer opportunity.