Junior Instructor Program

JUNIOR INSTRUCTOR PROGRAM


Junior Instructors are high school and university student volunteers who support our summer camps, clubs (weekly), and single-day event programs for kids. They will work closely with our instructor team to deliver and share STEM to youth in a hands-on and dynamic learning environment. 

 

Applications can be found below. If no applications are available, please sign up for the mailing list to be the first to hear when our volunteering opportunities open up.

Junior Instructors during our summer camps will work closely with two instructors to deliver hands-on and engaging STEM programming up to 30 kids anywhere from grades 1 - 12. Our camps operate from July - August. They will support instructors with delivering activities to youth, engage with kids, prepare camp materials, and develop a STEM-themed activity.

 

A full description of the position can be found here.

 

Our applications are now closed, please sign up for the mailing list to be the first to hear when our Junior Instructor position for camps open up.

 

 

Junior Instructors during our clubs programs will work closely with two instructors to deliver hands-on and engaging STEM programming up to 30 kids anywhere from grades 1 - 7. Our Clubs operate from September-December and January-April at the following locations:

  • UBC Vancouver Campus on Saturday  mornings and afternoons
  • UBC Okanagan Campus on Saturday mornings
  • East Vancouver (various VSB elementary school locations) on weekday afternoons
  • Surrey Libraries on weekday afternoons
  • North Vancouver on Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings

A minimum commitment of one semester of clubs (ex. January-April) is required for Junior Instructors. Within a semester we ask that you commit to at least 7 of the 10 sessions. You will support instructors with delivering activities to youth, engage with kids, and prepare camp materials. 

 

A full description of the position can be found here. Applications will be closing on December 31st at 11:59PM. Successful applicants will receive an email in early January regarding training and availability. Emails regarding the status of any JI application will not receive a response.

 

Sign up for the Junior Instructor Mailing list if you want to be the first to hear about when any of our volunteering opportunities open up.

 

Have more questions?
You can reach us at volunteer@geeringup.ca .