Zoo Safari Home School Program Assistants

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Blank Park Zoo

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Giraffe

Join our homeschool instructional team in helping to provide educational, enriching and fun experiences at Blank Park Zoo. Volunteers will work with and assist the education department during monthly homeschool classes. Education staff will lead the classes; volunteers may help greet participants and parents, support participants during learning activities, help keep supplies in order, and provide additional eyes, ears, and hands during classroom and outdoor activities.

Volunteers should be available on the 2 nd Friday of the month January - April 2019. Volunteer time is 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Possibly longer if agreed upon. Classes are typically split in developmental age levels of 5-6 years old, 7-9 years old and 10 - 12 years old; volunteers would be assigned one age level. There are no opportunities for animal interactions with this volunteer position.

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Animals Children & Youth Environment

WHEN

Fri Feb 08, 2019 - Fri May 10, 2019
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

WHERE

7401 SW 9th StDes Moines, IA 50315

(41.51978,-93.62515)
 

SKILLS

  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Child Development
  • Child Care
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours

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