Kids Room Educator: Teach, learn and play with MSC's youngest visitors!


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

601 Light StreetBaltimore, MD 21230

About

ESPECIALLY GREAT NEED: Thursdays in September, 10 AM-2 PM!

Work on a team to facilitate the running of Kids Room exhibit. Interact with children (0-8) and their families as they learn through play, engage young visitors with fun hands-on activities and support the daily operation of the early childhood exhibit.

Duties:

  • Support children’s learning through play on our exhibit floor

  • Lead hands on science, math, art, engineering, and literacy activities

  • Provide excellent customer service for our visitors

  • Assist with cleaning and maintenance tasks within our exhibit

Required Skills:

  • Experience working with young children in a group setting

  • Friendly, pleasant demeanor

  • Flexibility

Physical requirements:

  • Ability to stand for periods of time up to one hour

  • Ability to work with children at their eye level (i.e. ability to get onto floor and get up again)

Training: Provided by Kids Room staff under the Early Learning Supervisor

Schedule: Four-hour shifts are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays. Volunteers must be able to commit to one shift per week.

ESPECIALLY GREAT NEED: Thursdays in September, 10 AM-2 PM!

Please visit marylandsciencecenter.org for further information and application forms. All volunteers must submit an application; volunteer appointments are by interview only. All applicants must complete a background check and orientation session, prior to volunteering.


Skills

  • Child Development
  • Child Care
  • Special Needs
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • People Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One 4-hour, weekday shift per week

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