The Adult Volunteer Coordinator is a full-time salary position reporting directly to the Education Program Manager- Visitor and Volunteer Engagement. The function of this position is to create, implement, facilitate, maintain, and evaluate the Zoo and Wildlife Safari Park volunteer programs; promote the Zoos mission, goals, and objectives and to provide positive Zoo experiences for visitors, clients, staff, and volunteers.
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium is seeking a Lead Adventure Guide to facilitate child/adult play interaction helping to develop the child’s physical capabilities, cognitive abilities and strengthen social-emotional skills while in the Children’s Adventure Trails exhibit.
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium is seeking a Play Facilitator to guide child/adult play interactions in Children’s Adventure Trails exhibit. Play Facilitators help to develop the child’s physical capabilities, cognitive abilities and strengthen social emotional skills. Play facilitators implement new play activities and model the best child/parent interactions. Play Facilitators strive to enrich children’s natural curiosity through diverse, child-centered explorations.
Campout Leaders assist with the Sleeping Bag Safari Education program, which hosts overnight educational programming year round. Programs are held during the week as well as over the weekend. Commitment to a regular day of the week is preferable. You must be able to commit to a minimum of 3 overnights a month. Mandatory training sessions will be held prior to scheduling.
This position is to design, conduct, analyze, and interpret Zoo audience research and conservation education impact. The data provided will be used for Zoo management to use in decision making and to provide data about Zoo programs to the Zoological Society and Zoo Foundation. The research and evaluations conducted will occur at the Zoo and Wildlife Safari Park and will assure we are meeting our mission, strategic goals, and objectives. This position reports to the Education Vice President.
The function of the Scout & WSP Coordinator is to create, implement, facilitate, maintain and evaluate the Wildlife Safari Park and Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium scout programs, Eagle Scout projects, WSP classes, WSP summer camps, WSP volunteers, WSP campouts, WSP school programs, WSP events; promote the Wildlife Safari Park and Zoo mission, goals and objectives and to provide positive Wildlife Safari Park and Zoo experiences for visitors, clients, volunteers and staff.