Humane Education Classroom Presenter

Humane Education Classroom Presenter
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
BC SPCA
  • Animal Care
  • Public Speaking
  • Teaching / Tutoring
On-going (More than 1 year)
  • British Columbia - Vancouver & Lower Mainland - Vancouver
  • British Columbia - Vancouver & Lower Mainland - Richmond
2019-10-012019-10-25

The BC SPCA Humane Education Team is looking for volunteers to provide presentations in classrooms and to community groups across the Lower Mainland. We are looking to recruit and train classroom presenters for our presentations covering topics such as Dog Safety and Kindness & Compassion towards animals.

We currently have two available positions for volunteers to deliver presentations in the Lower Mainland. An animal is not a requirement for this position, however presenters can bring their own approved animals with them to present (please note that dogs are subject to assessment).

Skills/Experience:

  • Ability to speak and deliver educational material to children aged 5-10
  • Passion and enthusiasm for engaging youth on animal welfare topics
  • Experience teaching and working with children is a plus
  • Ability to travel throughout the Lower Mainland is a plus

Benefits For You!

  • You can interact with youth in a fun learning environment
  • Foster the next Humane Generation: Create a better future for children, animals, and your community through education
  • Gain work experience, track your hours and gain references for your resume or education

Time Commitment

  • Presentations occur mostly during school hours. At least 1 weekday morning or afternoon availability is required
  • Schedule is flexible, but a commitment for the entire school year is expected (now until June)

Requirements for the Position

  • Volunteer Application
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Information Session
  • Interview
  • Dog behavioural assessment (if applicable)
  • online information training
  • Application deadline October 25th

How to apply

To obtain an application form, email Lisa Keegan at lkeegan@spca.bc.ca, be sure to include:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Your weekday availability (see time committment)
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