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About the Position
Position #: 1832
OrganizationMuseum of Industry
Position: Museum Volunteer - March Break Public Program - Step Right Up!
Location: 147 North Foord Street, Stellarton, NS, Canada
Description: The Museum of Industry is seeking volunteers to support our public programs during March break, March 16 - 24, 2019. If you are an outgoing person who enjoys working with children and families in an active, fun setting, then this is a perfect opportunity for you. This year,the Museum's event, "Step Right Up!", provides family-oriented activities based on a circus theme. Volunteers assist Museum staff in a visitor service role, supervising and facilitating activity areas and providing information and orientation to visitors.
Training Details: A one-day training and orientation session will be provided during the week of March 11.
Working Conditions: During March break, volunteers work in the public areas of the Museum of Industry, and typically stand for most of a four-hour shift. The atmosphere is fun, active and fast-paced, as we welcome over 3000 visitors during the week of the event.
Minimum Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: The Museum of Industry's March break event takes place from Saturday March 16 to Sunday March 24, 9:00 - 5:00 each day. Volunteers are required for morning (9:00 - 1:00) and afternoon (1:00 - 5:00) shifts. Volunteers are asked to commit to least four shifts. Training and orientation will also be provided in the week prior to March 16.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Not on a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Communication/Public Relations, Heritage/Museum
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Adaptability, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application File:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Andrew Phillips
Phone: 902-755-5425
Address: 147 North Foord Street Stellarton, B0K 1S0


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