Volunteer

Volunteer

The Children’s Creativity Museum is looking for volunteers to play an integral role in facilitating our new programming. Volunteers act as the Museum’s enthusiastic docents and ambassadors, and lead workshops developed by our education team.

We are looking for adults and teens who have a passion for sharing information through leading activities, experience engaging with children ages 2 through 12, an interest in the arts, and have a positive attitude towards technology.

Volunteer benefits:

  • Becoming part of a warm, energetic and inspiring environment
  • A behind-the-scenes look at an innovative arts and technology museum
  • A sense of purpose in guiding children to explore and be creative
  • Building new skills and professional connections

Volunteer opportunities:

SUMMER EDUCATION VOLUNTEER

Status: Unpaid volunteer position
Times Available: Wednesday - Sunday, 9:30am - 4:30pm, or 9:30am - 1:30pm, or 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Expected Commitment: Four shifts per month from June 1 - September 1, 2017

Position Description: Spend your summer volunteering at the Children’s Creativity Museum! Make an instant impact in our innovative art and technology museum where you’ll get the opportunity to work with children and families from all backgrounds. The Summer Education Volunteer is responsible for ensuring our visitors are having a rich and meaningful experience while maintaining museum exhibits.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors to each space and explain how to get started
  • Assist and facilitate activities in each of our exhibit areas and check in with visitors for help and support
  • Direct visitors to different exhibit areas
  • Reset and tidy up each space - pick up paper, keep supplies filled and reset stations
  • Alert managers and staff to any immediate needs
  • Learn the basics of stop-motion animation, robot coding, music studio softward, and the process of innovating

Application Process: Fill out our volunteer application below and indicate which exhibit space you're most interested in! It could be more than one!

SUMMER TEEN EDUCATION VOLUNTEER

Status: Unpaid volunteer position
Times Available: Wednesday - Sunday, 9:30am - 4:30pm, or 9:30am - 1:30pm, or 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Expected Commitment: Four shifts per month from June 1 - September 1, 2017

Position Description: Spend your summer volunteering at the Children’s Creativity Museum! Make an instant impact in our innovative art and technology museum where you’ll get the opportunity to work with children and families from all backgrounds. The Summer Teen Education Volunteer is responsible for ensuring our visitors are having a rich and meaningful experience while maintaining museum exhibits.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors to each space and explain how to get started.
  • Assist and facilitate activities in each of our exhibit areas and check in with visitors for help and support.
  • Direct visitors to different exhibit areas
  • Reset and tidy up each space - pick up paper, keep supplies filled and reset stations
  • Alert managers and staff to any immediate needs
  • Learn the basics of stop-motion animation, robot coding, music studio software, and the process of innovating

Application Process: Fill out our volunteer application below and indicate which exhibit space you're most interested in! It could be more than one!

EDUCATION VOLUNTEER

Status: Unpaid volunteer position
Times Available: Wednesday - Sunday, 9:30am - 4:30pm, 11:00am - 3:00pm, or 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Expected Commitment: Two shifts per month for one year

Position Description: The Education Volunteer is responsible for ensuring our exhibits (Imagination Lab, Innovation Lab, Tech Lab, Animation Studio and Music Studio) run smoothly while creating meaningful experiences with children and families.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors to each space and explain how to get started.
  • Assist and facilitate activities in each of our spaces and check in with visitors for help and support.
  • Direct visitors to different spaces.
  • Reset and tidy up each space - pick up paper, keep supplies filled and reset stations.
  • Alert managers and staff to any immediate needs.

Application Process: Fill out our volunteer application below and indicate which exhibit space you're most interested in! It could be more than one!

EARLY CHILDHOOD VOLUNTEER (long-term)

Status: Unpaid volunteer position
Times Available: Thursdays, 9:30am - 1:30pm or 9:30am - 4:30pm
Expected Commitment: Minimum of four shifts per month for six months starting September 1, 2017

Position Description: The Early Childhood Volunteer is responsible for ensuring our visitors are having a rich and meaningful experience by engaging our visitors and assisting in early childhood programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors in Imagination Lab
  • Assist and facilitate activities in our Imagination lab including Snap-It making, stop-motion animations, DIY art projects, practicing literacy skills while reading to and with children, encouraging puppet play, and more.
  • Help engage visitors during our drop-in early childhood programs
  • Incorporating CCM's educational philosophy and mission into conversations with visitors.
  • Direct visitors to different spaces and inform them of our museum policies.
  • Reset and tidy up each space - pick up paper, keep supplies stocked, and reset stations.
  • Alert managers and staff to any immediate needs.

Application Process: Fill out our volunteer application below and indicate which exhibit space you're most interested in! It could be more than one!

TEEN EDUCATION VOLUNTEER

Status: Unpaid volunteer position
Times Available: Wednesday - Sunday, 9:30am - 4:30pm, 11:00am - 3:00pm, or 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Expected Commitment: Two shifts per month for one year

Position Description: The Teen Education Volunteer is a high school student who is responsible for ensuring our exhibits (Imagination Lab, Innovation Lab, Tech Lab, Animation Studio, Sketch Town, and Music Studio) run smoothly while creating meaningful experiences with children and families.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors to each space and explain how to get started.
  • Assist and facilitate activities in each of our spaces and check in with visitors for help and support.
  • Direct visitors to different spaces.
  • Reset and tidy up each space - pick up paper, keep supplies filled and reset stations.
  • Alert managers and staff to any immediate needs.

Application Process: Fill out our volunteer application below and indicate which exhibit space you're most interested in! It could be more than one!


 

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