About this Opportunity!
Volunteer, Arts and Enrichment Special Events
Did you know volunteering is a great way to explore interests, meet
new people and to do something good for your community at the same
time? If you answered YES, this is the opportunity for you! The Arts
and Enrichment Special Events volunteers may assist staff at events
such as indoor and outdoor concerts, craft fairs, theater productions,
dance recitals, as well as various holiday events. This person sets up
the concessions table, sells the concessions, collects tickets at the
door, facilitates art projects, provides positive customer service and
is generally available to answer any questions or get maintenance help
if needed. Typically 10-20 hours per week: evening, weekend, and/or
holiday hours may be required. Please note weekly hours will vary
depending on the season. The ideal candidate will be creative,
organized and highly motivated while assisting classes.
Our Ideal Candidate
* Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age unless they have a
parent or guardian is present during schedule hours.
experience with children and larger groups is helpful. Child care
experience such as babysitting or a group setting with supervision of
children is valuable, for example: previous Scout troupe leadership,
church group activities, help in nursery settings, assisting with
younger siblings etc.
* Baby sitting and/or safety training such
as first aid or CPR is helpful.
* A teaching or leadership
position training program is desired.
* An interest in art and/or
performing arts is preferred.
* Must have a desire to work with
school age children, preschoolers and families.
* Must be
dependable and willing to work outdoors in various weather
* Must have the ability to learn a craft or art
project quickly and carefully follow safety instructions.
the ability to follow workplace safety procedures introduced by
* Has the ability to regularly exercise
* Ability to be self-directed and provide excellent
customer service to all participants.
The job description above covers the main duties of this position.
Please note, as a team member, there may be additional
responsibilities that are required to meet ongoing needs of the department.
Our mission is to foster healthy living through stewardship of
the environment, parks, trails, and open space by providing
recreational services and programs.
We serve residents in Bow Mar, Columbine Valley, Centennial west of
I-25, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan and unincorporated portions of
Douglas, Jefferson and Arapahoe counties. We operate four full-service
recreation centers, golf courses, outdoor pools and restaurants, two
ice centers and miniature golf courses, and a BMX track, a sports
dome, batting cages, an entertainment center, a hotel and a nature
center. In addition, we maintain nearly 3,800 acres of developed and
open space land, including 119 multi-purpose athletic fields, more
than 100 parks, nearly 80 miles of trails, 60 playgrounds, 56 tennis
courts, and the 880-acre South Platte Park.