Do You Enjoy Children at Play? Be a Playground Associate!


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


Greater HartfordHartford, CT 06106


Available Volunteer Opportunity: Playground Associate

Locations: Manchester, CT

Hours: Friday evenings, volunteers are needed for 1 "shift" per season (quarterly) throughout the year.

Depending on your role, your tasks may include:
* Supervise, observe children as they play and engage in Mobile Imagination Playground
* Gently intervene when needed

Impact: By serving with this volunteer opportunity, you will be helping young children become socially, emotionally and academically prepared for kindergarten by collaboratively increasing the scope, quality and impact of local family-based programs and services.

In order to volunteer you should be:
* A registered Urban Alliance volunteer (you will have the chance to if you haven't already)
* 18 years or older
* Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
* Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
* Able to provide a reference for working with children
* Experienced with and interested in working with children
* Patient, reliable and honest
* Able to work well with a team of teachers/childcare workers

A background check will be required to be placed with this volunteer opportunity.


  • People Skills
  • Child Care

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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