Education Program Assistant
(Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum)
|Comments||Education Program Assistant; Heritage Badge Program Assistant and Camp & Club Program Assistants |
These volunteer positions are available to adults and students. Education Programs are offered to school groups visiting the museum between September and June. Heritage Badge Programs are available October to May and are primarily in the evening. Camp & Club Program Assistants are needed for PA Day Camps, March Break Camps, Summer Camps and Seasonal Celebration Camps and Lego and History Explorer Clubs offered on Sundays.
|Contact||Robin Hill, Volunteer Program Administrator, Ireland House Museum / Museums of Burlington; Phone: 905-332-9888; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||Education Program Assistant - Volunteering with the interpretive department is great for anyone who loves teaching and working with people. Duties may include assisting with the craft or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up. Availability – September to June. |
Heritage Badge Program Assistant – Museum badge programs are designed specifically for Sparks, Brownies, Girl Guides, Cubs and Scouts. Volunteer duties may include assisting with the craft and/or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up.
Availability – October to May (primarily early evenings, occasional weekend day)
Camp & Club Program Assistant – This position is perfect for the creative-minded who enjoys working with children. Duties may include assisting with the delivery of camp programs, the craft and/or tour segment or another program component, to helping with program set-up and clean-up. Camps are operated during P.A. Days, March Break, Summer and seasonal celebration camps.
Availability – year round
|More Info Link||www.museumsofburlington.ca|
|Benefits||Training and work experience.|
|Clients||School aged children.|
|Ages||15 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students|
|Areas of Interest||Arts & Crafts ; Culture & Heritage ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Event Coordination & Support ; Guide / Greeter ; Program Coordination / Support ; Youth Services|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Interest in working with children.|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Availability – September to June.|
|Interaction Level||Solitary ; Small Group ; Large Group|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance - At the Interpretive Centre main entrance. ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Access is limited to some areas of the first floor of the historic house. |
The first floor of the Interpretive Centre is accessible.
|Location||Ireland House Museum|
|Number of Positions||Burlington: 1 individual(s) |
1 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; On-going support from staff and knowledgeable volunteers.|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
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|Organization Name||Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-374-2099|
|Address & Map|
2168 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON L7P 5A8
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