Summer Volunteer Opportunity

Miami EcoAdventures, a division of Miami Dade County Parks that specializes in interpretative nature-based programming for all. We here at Miami EcoAdventures are offering high school students a chance to work closely with our naturalists to create and implement the curriculum at one of our three nature-based camps. We are looking for Junior Naturalists that are motivated, creative, and enthusiastic about nature and must possess a desire to work with youth in an outdoor setting. Junior Naturalists will help plan and lead nature-based activities such as nature walks, environmental education games, and occasionally canoeing/kayaking with campers ranging in ages from 6 to 14 years old.Objectives:• Offer volunteers a chance to visit and give back to our Nature Center Park Sites• Opportunities to meet and engage with Miami-Dade Parks’ naturalists.• Participate in conservation action-driven projects that yield environmental stewardship and improve parks and natural areas.• Establish dedicated park stewards through conservation-focused volunteerism opportunities beyond EcoAction Days.• Build upon leadership skill• Earn community service hoursResponsibilities and Duties:• Providing assistance to camp staff• Helping with light cleaning• Monitoring campers• Setting up and breaking down activities• Greeting and orienting campers, parents and/or visitorsHow to Register: Visit the links below: Feel free to contact me at (305)-666-5885 or at [email protected]