5th Grade Classroom Helper

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Macomb County Health Department Medical Reserve Corps

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Youth Preparedness Helper
Youth Preparedness Helpers assist the Presenter by passing out and collecting materials, clicking through the PowerPoint presentation, and explaining the process to the teacher. Having two adults present in the classroom also helps keeps the students focused.

The MCHD-MRC is seeking volunteers for its Youth Emergency Preparedness Program. Volunteers are needed to assist presenters during the hour-long presentation in 5th grade classrooms throughout Macomb County. You will receive training on the classroom materials and presentation process, and you will have the opportunity to observe a presentation before assisting a presenter on your own. Presentations take place between September and June on school days, typically between 8:30am and 3:00pm. Once you join the team, you will be notified when presentations are available, and you will be able to choose presentations that fit in your schedule.

No prior knowledge of emergency preparedness is necessary.

If you are interested in becoming a Youth Preparedness Helper or learning more about the program, please click the "I Want to Help" button above or contact Shannon Tanniru at mchd_mrc@macombgov.org or (586) 463-4361. We look forward to hearing from you!

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About Macomb County Health Department Medical Reserve Corps

Location:

43525 Elizabeth, Mount Clemens, MI 48043, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the MCHD-MRC is to strengthen the community by recruiting non-medical and medical volunteers and training them to be ready and able to provide organized assistance to the Macomb County Health Department and surrounding communities in the event of a county-wide public health emergency, large-scale disaster, terrorist event or disease outbreak.

Description

The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a community-based, civilian, volunteer program that helps build the public health infrastructure of communities nationwide. Each MRC unit is organized and trained to address a wide range of challenges from public health education to disaster response.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Schools throughout Macomb CountyUsually within a 20-mile radius of Mount ClemensMt. Clemens, MI 48043

(42.59887,-82.88021)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • About 60 minutes per presentation + travel time

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