Gorge Waterway Nature House Educator
We are searching for outgoing and dedicated volunteers to volunteer at the Gorge Waterway Nature House. This position includes:
- Enhancing overall visitor experience by providing assistance and information about the local area and numerous displays and activities;
- Participating in education programs and activities within the park;
- Leading nature walks, touch tank demonstrations, watershed demonstrations, and other interactive activities;
- Operating a small concession stand and sales table.
No experience necessary, although interpersonal skills, organizational skills and familiarity with the area are assets! This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the field of environmental education and outreach, while getting involved with you community. Criminal Record Check required.
Time commitment varies but is typically 4-12 hours/month (1-3 shifts). We are aiming to open the Nature House from 11:00am to 4:00pm daily throughout the summer.
References for Volunteers
The Gorge Waterway Action Society is happy to offer personal or employment references to any of our volunteers that have worked 20+ volunteer hours for the society.