Our Summer Fun! program runs for six weeks in 2019 from July 2 – August 9 and offers a variety of music, dance, drama and visual arts classes for students ages 5 to 14. Our ArtReach program runs for one week from August 12 – 16 in 2019. It is a free camp for children in Coquitlam who face financial barriers to arts education.
We require a minimum commitment of two weeks (Monday-Friday). Full- or half-day shifts are available. A Mandatory orientation session takes place on Tuesday, June 25 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.
We require volunteers to commit to all five days of the camp from August 12 – 16. Full- or half-day shifts are available. A Mandatory orientation session takes place on Thursday, August 8 from 5:00 – 6:30 pm.
We are seeking several responsible, caring and committed volunteers (16 or older) with experience working with children for a Summer Fun! Student Support position. The Student Support Volunteer will assist Place des Arts’ staff and teachers by providing extra support to specific students ages 5-12 to maximize students’ success in our Summer Fun! Camp. Please continue reading below for details about this specialized volunteer role.
Summer art camp volunteers work closely with staff and teachers to ensure the overall safety and participation of students in the camp.
Specific duties may include:
ArtReach volunteers also assist with preparing and serving meals and snacks to students.
Key Responsibilities: Place des Arts is seeking responsible, caring and committed volunteers (16 or older) with experience working with children to assist with child supervision during our Summer Fun! children’s arts camp. Duties and responsibilities include:
Reports to: Volunteer Coordinator and Summer Fun Lead Programmer.
Length of Appointment: July 2 – August 9, 2019
Time Commitment: Volunteers must be available during the six weeks of the Summer Fun! Camp (July 2 – Aug 9, 2019). Shifts will be scheduled Monday-Friday, between 8:30am-4:00pm, depending on the volunteer’s availability. Breaks will be provided.
How to Apply
Apply by submitting the online Volunteer Application Form. Please mention that you are interested in the Summer Fun! Student Support Volunteer position. Shortlisted applicants must attend an interview. Volunteers over the age of 18 must complete a criminal record check.
We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Volunteer Dress Code
Place des Arts’ volunteer dress code is casual – dress for mess and movement. Summer volunteers must wear their Place des Arts t-shirt on Mondays and Fridays. Comfortable footwear.
For more information
Call 604.664.1636 ext 36