Botanical Garden Docent
||Job site: Bellevue Botanical Garden |
|Length of commitment: Two Years
||Reports to: Botanical Garden Society|
|Work environment: Outdoors/Indoors
||State Patrol check required: Yearly|
Conduct tours of the Botanical Garden for special groups and the general public. Have a thorough understanding of the Garden’s history, purpose and goals. Membership in the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and completion of the initial docent training program is required. Docents must agree to guide a minimum of four tours per year and take two-hour weekend shifts about eight times a year. Attend twice-monthly educational meetings between January and mid-November.
- Enjoyment of gardens and an ability to convey that enjoyment.
- Ability to communicate with all ages and stages of visitors.
- Physical ability to walk all of the garden paths.
For more information about this position, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 425-451-3755. To apply, please download, complete and submit the following to the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society at P.O. Box 40536, Bellevue, WA 98015-4536.
The City of Bellevue provides volunteer opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual preference and/or disability.