OSEEC Zoo Crew Volunteer Coordinator
AmeriCorps 530 reviews - Rhode Island, RI

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Member Duties : OSEEC AmeriCorps Member – Zoo Crew Responsibilities and Tasks:
  • Recruit, train, supervise, and manage approximately 60 teen volunteers
  • Develop training materials, curriculum, and techniques for teens on how to present their educational carts
  • Encourage, develop, and organize team building activities among teen volunteers
  • Encourage, design, and organize professional development opportunities for teen volunteers
  • Complete training in education animal handling
  • Participate in reaching monthly enrichment goals for education animals
  • Participate in environmental educational programming in local schools and afterschool programs
  • Be a camp counselor during Winter and Spring ZooCamp
  • Act as a chaperone at Zoo Crew field trips, including one overnight camping trip
  • Assist with the compilation of the quarterly staff and volunteer newsletter
  • Assist Manager of Volunteer Resources with operational needs and duties as assigned
Program Benefits :
Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Stipend

,

Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Training

,

Health Coverage
.

Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours

,

Car recommended

,

Uniforms provided and required
.

Service Areas :
Community Outreach

,

Environment

,

Education

,

Children/Youth
.

Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring

,

Team Work

,

Environment

,

General Skills

,

Writing/Editing

,

Public Speaking

,

Youth Development

,

Communications

,

Leadership

,

Education

,

Conflict Resolution
.

Program Benefits :
Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Stipend

,

Childcare assistance if eligible

,

Training

,

Health Coverage
.

Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours

,

Car recommended

,

Uniforms provided and required
.

Service Areas :
Community Outreach

,

Environment

,

Education

,

Children/Youth
.

Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring

,

Team Work

,

Environment

,

General Skills

,

Writing/Editing

,

Public Speaking

,

Youth Development

,

Communications

,

Leadership

,

Education

,

Conflict Resolution
.

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