Volunteer Tour Assistant - Acton Sanctuary


(34.49548,-118.22237)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

5200 Escondido Canyon RoadActon, CA 93510

About

Time Commitment Required: Two regular tour days each month for one year. Applicants available both Saturdays and Sundays preferred.

Experience Requirements: Knowledgeable about farm animal issues and committed to veganism.

Responsibilities: Volunteers will assist with all aspects of the on-site visitor program, including: staffing the main gate and welcoming guests to the sanctuary; answering questions on veganism and factory farming; staffing the gift shop and assisting with purchases; and assisting with tours by helping with gates. Volunteers must be especially mindful of safety and proper messaging with guests. We are also looking to train a select number of tour assistants to conduct tours. These individuals will be required to learn the Farm Sanctuary tour script and animal stories.

Qualifications: Knowledgeable about farm animal issues and committed to veganism, comfortable working in and around animal areas, ability to effectively communicate with the public, willingness to work in all weather conditions, ability to perform some physical labor and light lifting, reliable and dependable, team player, positive attitude.

Specifications: We request a minimum commitment of two regular tour days (Saturday and/or Sunday) each month for one year. Applicants available both Saturdays and Sundays are preferred. Volunteer shifts are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. In addition, we ask Volunteer Tour Assistants to commit to volunteering for at least two Farm Sanctuary events; events are held at various dates throughout the year.

Apply at farmsanctuary.org

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two regular tour days each month for one year.
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