When: Thu, February 08, 2024 12:00 am – Thu, March 07, 2024 6:30 pm Where: Green Venture, 22 Veevers Drive, Hamilton, ON Contact: Akira Ourique Contact Email: akira.ourique@greenventure.ca Open Volunteer Spots: Closed

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APPLICATIONS FOR THE WINTER SESSION ARE NOW CLOSED. PLEASE CONSIDER APPLYING TO VOLUNTEER IN OUR SPRING SESSION! OPPORTUNITY WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Are you interested in pursuing a career in early childhood education, environmental stewardship, or just love being outdoors? Volunteer with Nature Kids!

At Nature Kids, we need dedicated volunteers to help us run our outdoor children’s program. You will play a crucial role in fostering environmental education among young minds. As a Nature Kids volunteer, your role is to engage children in exciting outdoor games, nature walks, and hands-on activities. Share your passion for nature, inspire curiosity, and contribute to creating the next generation of environmentally conscious individuals. Your commitment makes a lasting impact on the community and help instill a love for the environment in the hearts of our future stewards. Join us in making a difference! Please see a summary of important information below:

February 8 to March 7, with a mandatory training date on Feb 6

Dates: February 8 to March 7, running weekly on Thursdays from 3pm to 6:30pm

Training date: February 6, 4pm – 7pm. Mandatory to attend

Requirements: be under 18 OR willing to have a police background check completed, must be able to attend all sessions including training.

Common tasks and responsibilities: set up/clean up, engaging and interacting with kids, facilitating activities, keeping a headcount of your group, remembering names/faces, and more.

Total volunteer hours earned: 15+

To start your application process, fill out our form here which asks a series of questions to help us determine together if you are a good fit for the program. If we are interested in moving forward with your application, we will schedule an interview with you. Any questions can be sent to akira.ourique@greenventure.ca

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