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Promotional Day Volunteer

Join us on the most exciting day of the month to help teach kids about science! Promotional days take place once a month and have additional special activities centered around a specific theme—like Bubble Days, Flight Fest, or Astro Adventure. Volunteers will work a station with an activity in 2.5 hour shifts.

Duties:

  • Greet guests and explain the activity
  • Inform guests about Maryland Science Center rules, exhibits, show times, etc.
  • Assist guests with the activity should they need it

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills; at ease with people
  • Ability to exhibit great patience with school-aged children and their adult chaperones
  • Previous teaching experience a plus, but not required

Training:  

Training for your assigned activity will be provided by the Marketing Assistant. You will always be trained before speaking to guests.

Schedule:  

Promotional days take place on Saturdays or Sundays once a month, year round. Shifts are typically available from either 11:30AM – 2PM or 2PM – 4:30PM.