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SUMMER 2017 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Are you passionate about science?  Do you enjoy working with kids?  If so, Science Venture offers a Junior Counselor Volunteer program to assist our program in delivering exciting, fun, and quality summer programs.


WHO CAN VOLUNTEER?

If you are a high school student entering grade 10 or higher in Fall 2017, this position will help develop leadership skills and contribute to your mandatory hours of volunteer time for graduation. All accepted applicants will participate in a one-day orientation at the end of June and on-going leadership training throughout the camp season.


ANY NEW OPPORTUNITIES?

Extended JC Program (6-9 positions available) – NEW/RETURNING VOLUNTEERS

  • This summer, interested Junior Counsellor’s will have the opportunity to take their volunteering to the next level with the extended JC program. Those interested will take on various additional responsibilities and leadership roles, bridging the gap from volunteer to instructor. Some of the features of the extended JC program may include:
    • Learning and Developing Science Venture Lesson Plans
    • Delivery of Specialized Lab Activities (3D Printing, Earth and Ocean Science Lab, etc.)
    • Exclusive Mentor Events
    • Various Other Science Venture Opportunities/Responsibilities (Slideshow Production, Classroom Decoration, Camper Experience Projects, etc.)


HOW TO APPLY?

Step 1: Get to Know Science Venture
Explore our website.  Visit our Facebook and Twitter page.  Review new opportunities Descriptions and see if either is for you! 

Step 2:  Prepare Your Application
Please download and complete a Junior Counselor Program (Application Form:

Step 3: Submit Your Application
Completed Applications can be y be submitted by mail, fax, or dropped off at the Science Venture Office located at UVic in Engineering Lab Wing Room A118.