ADULT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS:1. Drop-In Hours Volunteer Time Commitment: 3 hours per shift. Shifts are Monday through Friday 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Greet teens and assist with the registration process. Engage teens through conversations, games, and planned activities. Be a positive role model/mentor for teens. Assist in set up and clean up of the facility.
2. Teen Initiate Mentor Time Commitment: 1 – 2 hours a week Assigned to a Teen Initiate Program and the program teen lead(s), e.g. ComputerScience Club, Girl Empowerment Club, etc. Assist the teen lead(s) in planning their program, class, campaign, includingmeasurable outcomes Provide industry support to teen lead(s) as applicable Meet with the teen monthly to review progress and provide support
VOLUNTEER QUALITIES: Agree with and support the mission of the Alive Center. Be faithful, responsible, teachable and available. Have a sense of humor and like to have fun. Understand the unique dynamics of teens or are willing to learn. Genuinely love and enjoy teens. Show equal respect and kindness to all that enter the Alive Center.
VOLUNTEER VALUES: Belonging: The Alive Center volunteers will provide a supportive place where everyparticipant is listened to, respected, and valued in a safe and friendly environment. Collaboration: The Alive Center volunteers will work closely with families, schools, andother organizations to provide community-based solutions for the real needs of teens. Excellence: The Alive Center volunteers will strive to deliver high-quality programs andground its work in insights gained from experience, knowledge, and research of bestpractices. Safety: The Alive Center volunteers will create a safe environment by following bestpractices in registration, check-in, teen/staff ratios, volunteer screening, code ofconduct, and security. Empowerment: The Alive Center volunteers will empower teens through relationships,artistic expression, leadership opportunities, social responsibility, life skills and play.
In order to become an Alive Center volunteer, please complete the following steps:1. Complete a volunteer application below and submit2. The Alive Center will contact you to schedule a personal interview or an orientation.3. Commit to volunteer in the space at least once a month.4. Please direct questions to email@example.com