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Volunteer Opportunity

Robotics Mentors for Casa de la Esperanza Robotics Academy

Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Housing and Human Services
Category: Human Services and Public Health
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: Minimal of 2 hours per week per semester (Fall & Spring) to maximum of 20 hours per week. Must be at least 18 years old.
Location:

Casa de la Esperanza Learning Center, 1520 South Emery Street, Longmont, CO 80501 (southeast corner of Hwy 287 and Pike Road)

Program Summary:

The Casa de la Esperanza program was initiated to serve the 100+ children and youth living on site. The program responds to the unique needs of the dozens of farm workers families. Casa de la Esperanza’s educational center is a state of the art learning center providing opportunities and resources toward excellence and self-empowerment through collaboration and programming that nurture each individual’s potential. Our vision is one of a thriving community that encourages those around us by exemplifying the ideals of education, leadership, and self-sustainability

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist with Casa de la Esperanza Robotics Academy including JR. LEGO Robotics (kids aged 6-8 years), FIRST LEGO Robotics (kids aged 9-12 years), and FIRST FRC (8th-12th graders)

Qualifications and Requirements:

Aged 18 or older, own transportation or able to use public transportation. Volunteers must commit to at least 2 hours a day, once a week, for 4 months.

Training Dates and Information:

Fingerprinting must be completed before first day. Must be willing to drive to Thornton for fingerprint appointment. Must complete Mandated Reporter Training and Cultural Diversity Training.

Additional Information:

Huge need for mechanical engineers! Bilingual skills a plus but not needed.

Contact:

Vanessa M. Arritola, Program Coordinator, varritola@bouldercounty.org , 303-678-6220 office.

Unpaid Internship: This is an Unpaid Internship
Application Process:

Fill out inquiry application here