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In-Person Volunteer Program Facilitator

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Ramsey County 4-H

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Purpose:

  • Provide quality educational opportunities for youth in Ramsey County
  • Coordinate and lead after-school enrichment activities that promote positive youth development

Time required:
  • 2-6 hours per week of in-person youth programming (after-school hours, 2pm-5pm)
  • Commitment can vary; November 2020 - February 2021

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate, plan, and teach 4-H youth programming focused on a variety of subjects; subjects may be determined based on volunteer interests and expertise, but could include STEM, arts, social justice, or healthy living
  • Develop and manage program plan and youth attendance
  • Recruit adult volunteers to support the program

This role is ideal for:
  • Individuals interested in creating fun and innovative opportunities for youth learning and leadership
  • Individuals seeking skills-based experiences in educational settings and possibly an interest in pursuing a career in youth development or education
  • An individual with strong organizational skills who likes to lead and facilitate projects
  • Someone with strong interpersonal skills good at communicating with youth and families

Benefits:
  • Support and resources from University of Minnesota Extension
  • Experience working with youth and program management skills
  • Experience with in-person group facilitation and conflict management
  • Opportunity to witness the growth of youth, volunteers, and personal growth
  • Potential to gain technical skills that are transferable to professional work and community environments
  • Satisfaction of contributing to positive development of youth, families, and community
  • Access to curriculum, professional development, frequent trainings and feedback


Minnesota 4-H is committed to providing safe and healthy environments for youth and adults participating in the 4-H program. Strict COVID-19 protocols are in place and to be followed to ensure safety of all. Minnesota 4-H volunteers must successfully complete the volunteer screening process (application, background check and orientation/Safety of Minors training which explains the policies, expectations, and vision of serving as a 4-H volunteer) to serve in this role.



Interested in volunteering with Ramsey County 4-H? Please email Bri Fisher at fishe866@umn.edu

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About Ramsey County 4-H

Location:

2020 White Bear Ave, Maplewood, MN 55109, US

Mission Statement

In 4-H, all youth are welcome! Youth choose a project that’s interesting to them and explore it with peers and caring adults. 4-H clubs are groups of youth who want to learn together and meet on a regular basis.

Description

Ramsey county 4-H is flexible and exciting! There is so much opportunity within 4-H! 4-H is an out-of-school, hands-on learning program for youth age 5-19.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Community Center in St. Paul MNSaint Paul, MN 55119

(44.93253,-93.00756)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Youth Services
  • People Skills
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-6 hours per week

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