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Nature Preschool - Naturalist Aide - Locust Grove Nature Center


Locust Grove Nature Center
7777 Democracy Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20817

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If you love the outdoors and teaching little kids about Nature then the Volunteer Naturalist Aide position is for you!

Assist Locust Grove Staff with set up, clean up, crafts, and games for their weekday toddler programs. Build experience working in this unique outdoor class setting.

Our Nature Explorers Preschool program promotes learning through creative outdoor play. It meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am to 12:00pm.

Volunteer schedule to be worked out with staff.

Click on Job Details and then Duties and Responsibilities to learn more about this great volunteer opportunity!

Website: www.locustgrovenature.org

Background check required: Yes

Minimum age of volunteers: 18

Job type: Long-term (6 months+)

Volunteer type:  Adult, Senior (55+)

The Naturalist's Aide will assist the Park Naturalist staff with program preparation, set up and clean up.

Volunteers must pass a background screening, and be at least 18 years old.

The Nature Explorers preschool program meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30am to noon. We're looking for volunteer who can commit to working this shift at least once a week for six weeks or more.

Volunteers must have strong communication skills and be self-motivated. The program includes outdoor time every day and in all kinds of weather. Closed-toe shoes and raingear required.

Prior experience working with young kids preferred. Additional training will be provided as necessary.

Locust Grove Nature Center

Jackie Raiford


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