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Early Childcare Summer Camp Assistant

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ORGANIZATION: Goodman Community Center

Kids love our summer program!

Early childcare summer camp at the Goodman Community Center is a place for children ages 3 - 5 years old from all backgrounds to play, socialize, learn and grow. Summer camp volunteers help with learning activities, independent play, snack/meal time and ensure the safety and physical well-being of the children especially during transitions. Volunteers should be flexible, patient and love to work with young children.


  • Participate in activities that allow children to learn through play encouraging curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving in a mixed-aged classroom setting.
  • Ensure a safe and welcoming environment
Time Commitment
  • You pick a 2 - 3 hour block between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 1 - 5 days a week Monday - Friday
  • Weekly commitment for the entire camp (June 20 - August 19) strongly preferred

  • Previous work with young children is a plus, as is a love for adventure and encouraging little minds!
  • Flexible and positive attitude
  • Ability to communicate with Goodman staff regarding scheduling
  • Open to feedback

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About Goodman Community Center


149 Waubesa St, Madison, WI 53704, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: The Goodman Community Center strengthens lives and secure futures. Our Vision: A community that’s thriving because everyone is valued and has the resources they need to be successful. Our Values: GCC is committed to creating and maintaining a community that respects and values diverse life experiences. Everyone deserves respect and acceptance without bias. We engage the perspectives and voices of our community and ensure they are reflected in our culture.


The Goodman Community Center is not your average community center. As I get to talking with people about Goodman, they inevitably end up surprised. They’re surprised by how many programs and resources we offer, how beautiful our facilities are, or how many people we serve. Every year more than 30,000 people use the Center - some who come to one event, others who are very familiar faces here.

Thanks to our generous community, we just built and moved into a second beautiful facility across the street, the Brassworks building. We’re now reconfiguring and refreshing the Center’s first home on Waubesa Street, the Ironworks building. During this past ten years, we’ve nearly doubled in size.

Our staff are committed to learning and continually improving, too. That’s why each program uses a variety of tools to measure impacts for both the program overall, and for each individual participant. We use that data to constantly fine-tune what we do - and how we do it.

We’re glad Goodman is one of many organizations in the Madison area who are pouring themselves into making our community great - for us all. We hope you’ll join us. Because we know that every good thing that happens here is made possible by people like you.


Children & Youth
Children & Youth


Mon Jun 20, 2022 - Fri Aug 19, 2022


149 Waubesa StMadisonMadison, WI 53704



  • Child Care
  • Child Development


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 - 10 hours per week June 20 - August 19

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