Opportunity Details

Children & Youth Education, Environment
Families, Other
Docent Museum/Park,Back To School

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+, Skills: Teaching / Instruction, Public Speaking

School Program Docent

Do you love working with children? Are you excited to inspire future environmental stewards? Help us lead educational programs for school groups, grades K-5, weekday morning. 

Our programs run throughout the school year Sept- June. Volunteer shifts vary based on the program, but are typically on weekday mornings (Tues- Fri), 8am-­12pm. 

Docents are asked to commit to 1 shift per week. Shifts are approximately 2.5 hours long. 

Museum Docent Programs: Ohlone Program (K-4th grade) Our Animal Neighbors Program (K-2nd grade) 
Field Docent Programs: Neary Lagoon Wetland Walk (3rd grade) Neary Lagoon Watershed Walk (5th grade) Pogonip Nature Rangers Program (4th grade).

All volunteers receive training and support. 

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**This is a Referral Opportunity, which means it is run directly by one of our nonprofit partners. Once you express interest, someone from the partner organization should follow up with you shortly to discuss confirming you as a volunteer for this opportunity.


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1740 17th Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone: 831-427-5070

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