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Birthday Party Volunteer

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Position description: 

Science World British Columbia is a charitable organization that engages British Columbians in science and inspires future science and technology leadership throughout our province.

Position: Birthday Party Volunteer
Reports to: Visitor Experience Managers and Science Facilitators

What is a Birthday Party at Science World?
Science World offers 4 different theme birthday parties for children of all ages: from infant to age 12. Your role as a Birthday Party Volunteer will be to assist staff members with these parties, usually consisting of groups of 10 or more children.

What will you do?
• Assist the staff with parties on Saturdays or Sundays
• Assist with putting up and taking down decorations
• Assist staff with storage of party items
• Assist with general set and clean up of rooms
• Help serve food and assist with food clean up, including dishes
• Assist the birthday staff to make the party a very special day for the families and guests


Can you commit to…
• a 3 hour volunteer shift once a week
• a minimum of 100 hours of volunteer time
• attending our mandatory orientation session: Sunday, February 26th (8:30am to 2:00pm)
• role specific training

Availability Requirement:
Saturday or Sunday Shift Times:
10:00am - 1:00pm
12:30pm -– 3:30pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Who will qualify for this role?
• You enjoy working with children
• You are flexible, understanding, patient and cheerful
• You have the ability to multitask and work independently

Role is suitable for: 
Addtional Information: 

Science World volunteers receive a wide array of benefits, including challenging and rewarding job responsibilities, education programs, training, lounge privileges, inclusion in staff events, restaurant and store discounts and a comprehensive recognition program. • Criminal record check will be required for all selected volunteers

How to apply: 
Applications are accepted ONLY online until - Sunday, January 29th (http://www.scienceworld.ca/volunteer)
Contact person: 
Volunteer Centre: 
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Position start/end date:
11 Mar 2017
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
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Work location:
Science World
1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7