Camp Jobs, Internships, and Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Camp Volunteer

Description: 

Do you like working with children, and art? Then volunteering at a VisArts Art Camp might be a perfect fit and a great way to earn some SSL hours! 

A VisArts Summer Camp volunteer will assist with day-to-day camp activities during the summer. Volunteers will work directly with the campers, and act as a partial liaison between the teachers, campers, and staff. Volunteers will assist the summer camp teachers and administrative staff with camp operations.

Expectations:

Volunteers will be expected to assist students, teachers, and staff with various tasks throughout the camp day. This includes, but is not limited to; leading campers to and from classrooms, helping teachers organize supplies/materials, helping staff members inventory materials, assisting teachers with class time activities, etc. Volunteers must be able to commit to at least one, two-week session of camp between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:15 PM, with a 30 minute break period included.

Please note, all staff/volunteers MUST be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the time their assigned session begins.

Summer Volunteer hours: 9:00 AM – 5:15 PM (30 minute break period inlcuded)

Application links for Summer Camp positions are below. Summer Camp volunteer sessions will fill up quickly, so please submit your application as soon as possible. Applicants will receive an email to set up an interview. Every applicant must interview with the Camp Director or Assistant Camp Director(s).

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Painting & Drawing or ‘Working Big’ Camp Summer Camp Instructor

Description:

VisArts is seeking dynamic, resourceful, and proactive professionals with experience working with and teaching children to join on as instructors for our award-winning summer camp program. A VisArts Summer Camp Instructor will be responsible for inspiring the development of each student’s creative expression through a variety of visual arts. Teachers should have some experience working with children and/or teens ages 5 to 17 in at least one of the following media: painting and drawing and/or mixed media. 

VisArts is actively recruiting applicants from all backgrounds so that our staff more closely matches the diversity of our community. We believe a diverse team creates a better experience for our community, a better place to work, and a better world to live in. We strongly encourage BIPOC, AAPI, and/or LGBTQ+ applicants. 

Please note, all staff/volunteers MUST be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the time their assigned session begins.

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On-Call Substitute Summer Camp Instructor

Description:

VisArts is seeking a creative and motivated professional with experience working with and teaching children to join as an on-call substitute teacher for our award winning summer camp program. An On-call VisArts Summer Camp Instructor will be responsible for covering classes that full-time teachers are unable to attend, while continuing to inspire the development of each student’s creative expression through a variety of visual arts. On-call substitutes should be available from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday of their assigned sessions.

Teachers should have some experience working with children and/or teens ages 5 to 17 in at least one of the following media: painting and drawing, ceramics (both wheel and handbuilding), wood working, mixed media, digital arts, glass and mosaics, costume design, and cosplay. Teachers should be able to take over curricula and continue instruction without disruption. On-call teachers will be given a flat on-call rate for each session they are hired to be one call (each session is two weeks long), plus an hourly wage of $25/hour of work it/when they are called in.

VisArts is actively recruiting applicants from all backgrounds so that our staff more closely matches the diversity of our community. We believe a diverse team creates a better experience for our community, a better place to work, and a better world to live in. We strongly encourage BIPOC, AAPI, and/or LGBTQ+ applicants. 

Please note, all staff/volunteers MUST be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the time their assigned session begins.

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