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Play Leader Volunteer

Last date was Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 from 8:30am to 8:00pm
Repeats weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

About

Positions0 Open Positions Remaining (see below)
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
As a Play Leader you interact and create a pleasant, structured environment for children waiting to see a therapist. You observe their social skills with other children and adults and when necessary volunteers will discuss children's interaction styles and playroom activities with therapists treating the children and their families.
Must be at least 18 years of age;
Must commit to volunteer a two-hour time shift at least once a week for at least one semester (fall, spring, or summer);
Must be able to engage children with age appropriate games, art projects, and so forth. Must be able to make objective observations about child behavior;
Must have willingness to initiate discussions about playroom problems and achievements with therapist and administrative staff.
Must attend a 1.5-hour orientation; and must undergo a criminal background check.
For more information on being a volunteer play leader contact play leader coordinators Brittany Fowler or Kendall Bintz 512-451-2242, ext 217
Requirements
18 years of age
Background check (conducted by ACGC)
Semester commitment
CausesChildren & Youth Community Poverty & Basic Needs
GivePulse
2 Positions Filled | 3 Impacts | 27 Hours

Location: Austin Child Guidance Center, 810 West 45th Street (at the corner of 45th and Lamar), Austin, TX 78751

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