Check out the volunteer opportunities below to give you an idea of how volunteers are currently engaged. Don’t hesitate to drop us an email for more information, or to explore options. We’d love to have you join our team!
Programming: Programming Volunteers assist in the delivery of educational programming by supporting the work of the Beyond Classrooms Coordinator, the classroom teacher and host site staff, during program weeks. Generally this would involve serving as an adult mentor, working with a small group of students as they explore the host site, and participate in scheduled activities such as journaling and sketching. In special cases, Programming Volunteers may also be engaged short term projects related to the development of thematic and/or curriculum linked programming. All Programming Volunteers are required to provide current CPIC documentation.
Marketing and Promotion: Marketing and Promotion volunteers assist with the implementation of Beyond Classrooms media and communications strategy by taking photographs and video footage, and writing social media posts and media releases in support of program week activity. In special cases, Marketing and Promotion volunteers may also be engaged in short term projects related to the development of promotional tools. Marketing and Promotion Volunteers are required to provide current CPIC documentation.
Office Assistant: Office Assistant volunteers assist with day-to-day operation and administrative functions of Beyond Classrooms Kingston. Such duties may include filing and photocopying, handling correspondence, responding to public enquiries, and database development/support.
Committee Members: Committee volunteers support the work of Beyond Classrooms operational committees such as Communications, Fundraising and Programming, in achieving workplan goals assigned to them by the Board of Directors.