Position: Seaquaria Assistant/Ecological Monitoring Volunteer
Organization: World Fisheries Trust
Location: Victoria, BC
World Fisheries Trust is a Canadian, non-profit organization dedicated to the equitable and sustainable use and conservation of aquatic biodiversity. We act internationally with small-scale fisheries in Latin America and locally with environmental education including: the Seaquaria Ocean Education program, Gorge Waterway Nature House, Eco Learning Hive, and community-based environmental monitoring.
We are searching for outgoing and knowledgeable volunteer educators to assist with the delivery of school programs, tank monitoring and/or ecological monitoring. Volunteers will gain valuable experience and workplace skills in childhood education, environmental not for profits, and marine biology. There is a potential to grow within the organization, and we always strive to connect volunteers with interesting opportunities and various community initiatives. This is a group of people you want to get involved with!
The Seaquaria Education Assistant will:
Further volunteering opportunities include:
While no experience is necessary, prior knowledge of marine organism diversity, ecosystem functions, and experience with children are an asset!
How to Apply:
Applicants should send a resume and completed application package to volunteer worldfish.org* by August 10th, 2018. Please note that you will also need to submit a criminal record check. Upon successful application you will be invited to an orientation and training session.
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GoodWork ID: 46521 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jul 18 2018