Get Involved

Serving the community since 2004, Edventure More has been raising awareness about our causes and providing access to quality enrichment programs to Bay Area youth and schools.

Join the cause! Together, we can …

  • Reverse the effects of Summer Learning Loss, responsible for 2/3 of the achievement gap between low and middle income students by 9th grade.
  • Save fun, hands-on science learning in local schools struggling with increasing budget cuts.
  • Prepare our youth to overcome the challenges of the future by developing 21st Century Learning Skills today.

Rock the Vibe!  Volunteer to help out with hands-on learning!

By volunteering with Edventure More, you are ensuring ALL children gain access to environments that nurture their innate curiosity, confidence and kindness. Add to this our commitment to aligning with California State Standards in K-9th grade education, and you’ll see why our staff and volunteers rock the vibe!

More Corporate Volunteers

Looking for an inspiring team building activity for your office to help boost morale, strengthen your reputation in the community while supporting children and schools in your community? Call us at 415.282.MORE (6673) or email Sara Statler at hr@edventuremore.org  to create a volunteer opportunity that will give your team the unmistakable Edmo & EdTech Vibe.

More Middle School & High School Volunteers

Edventure More fosters the leadership development of all ages. From kindergarten campers, learning to work together, all the way up to our Camp Directors who can hone their administrative and staff management skills.  Our fabulous summer time volunteers are no expectation.  Our Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Program offers a chance for middle and high school students to explore their passions, receive mentoring from strong role models, gain real world job experience and learn valuable leadership and job skills.

CIT Program Goals

  1. Foster and develop budding leaders
    • Strong leader role models
    • Leadership training
    • Hands-on facilitation experience
    • Manage projects
  2. Assist CIT’s in finding a path and passion
    • Exposure to a variety of tasks and roles
  3. Provide Basic Job Skill Training
    • Customer service, child care, punctuality, team collaboration and constructive feedback

CIT Program Benefits

Once a CIT has completed 6 weeks of volunteer time (This can be over many summers), they are assured a letter of recommendation from Edventure More.

Responsibilities

  • Be a kind role model and buddy for the campers
  • Ensure the safety of the campers at all times and follow all camp policies, guidelines and procedures
  • Instill camp values of respect, team work, honesty, kindness, and generosity at all times
  • Be helpful, alert and attentive when aiding in activities or classroom time
  • Help Instructors with classroom prep before, after, and during class as needed
  • Act as a second set of hands and eyes for Counselors and Instructors
  • Assist campers in their classroom creations
  • Help Lead Counselors, Instructors and the Camp Director lead morning and afternoon songs, games, skits
  • Develop creative activities for your group’s daily Team Time

Qualifications

  • Must at least be an entering 8th Grader
  • Experience interacting with younger children
  • Interest in leadership
  • Ability to take initiative and see what needs to be done
  • Mature middle school or high school student
  • Creative, fun and bright

Application Process (Begins in February 2014)

  1. Please find your preferred location and apply below
    (Please indicate your location choice in the application when you apply.)
  2. Select an orientation/ Interview time slot
  3. From the orientation, our staff will determine if a CIT position with Edventure More is a good fit for you
  4. You will receive a letter confirming your position and dates after attending an orientation
  5. Welcome to a fabulous Summer with Camp Edmo!

Please contact Sara Statler at hr@edventuremore.org or call 415-282-MORE (6673) with any questions.

More Adult Volunteers

Hands-on Science in Class: Become a Presenter’s Assistant through our School Year Program, bringing hands-on Arts & Science to K-5th grade classrooms all over the Bay Area. Projects like Wacky Weather of the Bay Area, Super Sleuth and Oobleck require adult volunteers. Re-discover your love for learning with our guest science presenters this year!

  • Hours: 2 hours/project
  • Location: elementary school in your region


Be a Camp Counselor Assistant
: Come to a designated camp location for a day this summer and assist the staff with the day’s projects and activities. You could prepare materials for an inspiring lab experiment, be an extra in a camper’s film project or walk with the campers on a hike at Edmo in the Park. The possibilities are endless.

  • Hours: 3-4 hours
  • Location: one of our camp locations in your area


Technological Services:
Qualified candidates may assist Edventure More in tech-based projects such as video compilation, editing, systems optimization, software donations and more.

  • Hours: 5-15 hours/project
  • Location: San Francisco home office


Administrative Support:
Learn the behind-the-scenes workings of an enrichment non-profit and gain valuable office management skills at the same time.

  • Hours: 3-6 hours/week
  • Location: San Francisco home office


PTA Meetings
: Parents give their time to their schools, so we give our time to their kids! Adult volunteers support our expert counselors in leading hands-on projects with kids so parents can focus on PTA business. It’s a win-win for everyone.

  • Hours: 3-4 hours/project
  • Location: PTA meeting place in your region

Ready for MORE Volunteer Options? How about a Team Time workshop for your office? Call us at 415.282.MORE (6673) or email Sara Statler at hr@edventuremore.org  to create a volunteer opportunity that will give your team the unmistakable Edmo & EdTech Vibe.

Edventure More fosters the professional and personal development at all levels in the organization. Our Internship positions offer college students, recent graduates and professionals a chance to work first hand in the non-profit environment and help them build job skills relevant to course of study and professional interests.  Once Interns complete at least 60 hours of quality service, they are assured a letter of recommendation from their supervising department manager.

Curriculum

Supports Curriculum Manager in developing science and art curriculum and activities for camp and school year programs.

Summer Programming

Support Summer Program Manager with summer time logistics including; camp programming research, field trip booking, and training support.

Recruiting

Supports school year and summer time recruiting efforts. Creates position postings, helps source for all positions and manages Counselor in Training (CIT) recruiting project.

Marketing

Supports Marketing Director in social media efforts, public relations projects, partnership outreach, directory updates and online presence.

Office Admin

Assist in overall office projects including; database upkeep, email correspondence, mailings and research. Supports Office Manager with school auction program and data entry.

Development

Supports the Development Director in strengthening social media contacts, researching new funding options and preparing for annual fundraiser. Also manages campership program.

Current Internship Opportunities

Only the best of the best wear the word “STAFF” on the back of their camp shirt or become an Edventure More School Year Presenter. Our staff come from our museum partners, top universities, specialty graduate programs, local schools and other like-minded educational organizations.

More Summer Jobs

Catch the Vibe in 2014 – Spend your Summer with the Best Day Camps in the Bay!

If you love leading a group, teaching, having FUN and want a fabulous team to do it with, Edventure More’s Camp Edmo and Camp EdTech might be perfect for you!

We are looking for Camp Directors, Instructors and Counselors with a passion for learning, leadership skills, undeniable charisma and fun bursting from every seam.

Edventure More operates two award-winning summer camps throughout the Bay Area:

  • Camp Edmo: Pre-K–Entering 4th grade – Arts, Science, Animation, Nature, Recreation & Life Skills camp
  • Camp EdTech: Entering 5th–8th graders – Digital Media, Recreation & Life Skills Camp

Camps run from June – August with dates varying by location (See specific location pages for dates)

  • Instructor applicants must be available select weekends and evenings in the month of May and June for curriculum trainings.
  • All staff is required to attend mandatory staff training the week prior to their locations start date.

All staff applicants are put through a multiple step interview process with:

  1. Initial resume review
  2. Phone interview
  3. Group screening
  4. Sample Teaching presentation (Instructors Only)
  5. One-on-one interview with Camp Director

Please contact Sara Statler at hr@edventuremore.org or call 415-282-MORE (6673) with any questions.

Click this link to see what positions are currently available in your area.

 

More Home Office Jobs

Join the Bay Area’s leading non-profit enrichment organization!

Edventure More collaborates with the Bay Area’s top children’s museum, over 400 schools, and thousands of families to inspire curiosity, confidence and kindness in approximately 10,000 youth each year. By joining our team you will be part of countering Summer Learning Loss and saving hands-on learning in schools.

To ensure the best fit, we have a multi-step interview process for all applicants:

  1. Initial resume review
  2. Phone interview
  3. If Applicable: Example of past work review
  4. One-on-one interview
  5. If applicable: Second round one-on-one interview
  6. If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail info@edventuremore.org or call 415.282.MORE (6673).
More School Year Jobs

Join the Bay Area’s leading non-profit enrichment organization!

Edventure More collaborates with the Bay Area’s top children’s museum, over 400 schools, and thousands of families to inspire curiosity, confidence and kindness in approximately 10,000 youth each year. By joining our  team you will be part of countering Summer Learning Loss and saving hands-on learning in schools.

To ensure the best fit, we have a multi-step interview process for all applicants:
1.    Initial resume review
2.    Phone interview
3.    If Applicable: Example of past work review
4.    One-on-one interview
5.    If applicable: Second round one-on-one interview

If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail info@edventuremore.org or call 415.282.MORE (6673).

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Contact Information

Local: 415.282.MORE (6673)
Toll free: 1.877.993.MORE (6673)
Email: info@edventuremore.org

Address

Edventure More
2295 Palou Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94124

Tax ID: 77-0653711