Middle school, high school, and college students, OC Parks in Irvine, CA is looking for volunteers.

College Student Zoo Docent

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College student Zoo Docents provide programs to school groups, youth groups and members of the public. Most programs are on-site at the zoo. Some outreach programs are off-site at various locations throughout Orange County. Volunteers provide guided zoo tours to groups (schools, scouts, homeschool, etc.). Provide programs and interpretive talks to varying...
Irvine, CA, 92602

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Leadership Opportunity Details
Utilize your interpersonal skills as you engage with guests of all ages and staff members.
Special Details
Interested volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, serve at least 100 hours per year and be comfortable in front of groups of people. Typical Schedule  Weekdays, Tuesday-Friday (subject to change) 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. o Guided tours, Story Time, toddler, preschool programs and animal handling  Saturdays (subject to change) 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. o Discovery cart, Story Time, toddler, preschool programs and animal handling Training Path 1. Complete OC Parks Volunteer training program. a. Program Orientation Training b. Background check c. CPR and First Aid Certification d. Complete site-specific training to receive park certification. e. Receive OC Parks Volunteer uniform. 2. Complete OC Zoo Docent training.

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