Volunteer Opportunity: StoryTent Captain


Cause Areas


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


El Cajon Library201 E. Douglas AvenueEl Cajon, CA 92020


StoryTent Captains are needed at 3 different StoryTent locations: El Cajon, Imperial Beach, City Heights.

Please pick 1 location. Applicants will pick 1 location and work 1 day a week, 4 days per month.

El Cajon, Wednesdays from 4:00PM-6:00PM
Imperial Beach, Fridays from 4:00PM-6:00PM
City Heights, Saturdays from 8:45AM-12:00PM

Tasks - Manage weekly StoryTent program. Set up StoryTent and oversee volunteers. Manage permission slips, attendance sheets, and administration of periodic surveys. Email Traveling Stories HQ a brief update after each program and report any concerns. Read with children. Inspire a love for reading!

Time Commitment - 2 hours per week and additional time emailing a status report after each StoryTent. Not expected to miss more than one week per quarter.

Qualifications - Own automobile with insurance. Email access (to send reports). Able to pass a background check. Patience and a love for working with children!

Benefits - Obtain field experience in the non-profit sector working with kids, managing volunteers, and organizing special events. Do something rewarding that makes a real difference in the community. Small stipend available to those who sign and complete a 6 month contract in this position or more.

Located at the El Cajon Library, Imperial Beach farmers market, or City Heights farmers market


  • General Education
  • Child Development
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Financial Literacy
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours/week
  • Background check, training

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