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Volunteer Docent

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Aquarium of the Bay
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San Francisco, CA

Aquarium of the Bay


New
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Published 3 months ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per month

Are you passionate about protecting our San Francisco Bay? Would you like a chance to interact with the public and engage visitors in marine science? Become a docent and make a difference in bay conservation!

Position Description:

Docents are volunteers that engage with guests by sharing knowledge of our local marine animals and habitats here in the San Francisco Bay to actively promote the conservation mission of Bayecotarium.org.

Receive docent training and continuing education experiences in a team setting with a strong sense of community and mutual support within the Education team. Learn about our bay ecosystem, practice public speaking, work with people and animals, and best of all, get behind-the-scenes access to The Aquarium of the Bay! Opportunities to join regular shifts are available most days of the week.

Qualifications:

All levels of experience or inexperience are welcome to apply! Bay.org volunteers are required to pass a background check.

Commitment:

Docents are required to attend orientation and training and commit to at least 8-hours a month (recommended in 4-hour sessions) for at least 6-months.

Are you passionate about protecting our San Francisco Bay? Would you like a chance to interact with the public and engage visitors in marine science? Become a docent and make a difference in bay conservation!

Position Description:

Docents…

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Aquarium of the Bay

PIER 39 Embarcadero & Beach St., San Francisco, CA 94133

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