Inspire Tomorrow's Rocket Scientists!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2421 4th Street SouthSt. Petersburg, FL 33705


About

Are you currently employed in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math or recently retired from one of these? Join us in area middle school classrooms and inspire youth's passion for STEM careers. Volunteers serve as STEM guest speakers to middle school students at BayPoint Middle School, Meadowlawn Middle School, and Pinellas Park Middle School.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Provides students with an overview of his/her specific STEM position

2. Addresses education required for his/her specific position

3. Gives tips or guidance to youth in pursuing a STEM career

4. Shares inspirational experiences to encourage youth to purse STEM career

OTHER DUTIES:

  1. Must be able to engage and maintain attention of youth for one hour
  2. Stands for an hour or more
  3. Must be personable and uphold all values of the YMCA: caring, respect, responsibility, and honesty

Please visit our website at http://www.stpeteymca.org/main/volunteer/ and complete the Vounteer application and On-boarding. Thank you!

Skills

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • System Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • STEM

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One hour per month weekdays between 4:30-5:30pm
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