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About the Position
Position #: 2148
OrganizationThe Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature
Position: Public/Education Programming
Impact Statement: The Robert Bateman Foundation is dedicated to helping individuals and groups interpret and appreciate the natural world around them through the lens of art. Our volunteers are vital in helping us to educate the public about the natural world and sharing in our interest in introducing the public to the inspirational world of Robert Bateman. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about our environment, and to share your love of learning with visitors.
Description: Our public programming/education volunteers would help the program manager in preparation and execution of the gallery’s education programs geared to fostering a love of nature. This volunteer role is designed specifically for volunteers with educational certifications (B. Ed or ECE), or those in the 3rd or 4th year of a B.Ed. program. Public programming Volunteers help the Program Manager and Learning Coordinator to deliver and prepare school and gallery educational programs.

• Must be comfortable interacting with youth and have interest in education, particularly related to art and/or nature
• Assist the Program Manager with the preparation of school education programs and gallery education programs
Training Details: B.Ed or ECE certificate required
Working Conditions: Standing, walking, sitting, indoor and outdoor, working with children
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Anytime
Age: 17+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Gardening/Environment, Teaching/Tutoring
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Creative Thinking, Accountability, Empathy, Continuous Learning
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website: http://batemanfoundation.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Sydney Trépanier
Phone: 250-940-3626 Ext. 302
Address: 470 Belleville Street Victoria, V8V 1W9
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