Turtle Outreach / Education Volunteer

(Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre)

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Position ID: V-PET0461 Last Modified: 11 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 31 Jul 2014
Opportunity Details
ContactLindsay Maxim, Executive Coordinator, Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre; Phone: 705-741-5000; Email: info@kawarthaturtle.org
Duties* KTTC is a non-profit, registered charity that provides medical treatment and rehabilitation to native species of turtles with the goal of releasing them back into their natural habitat. 
* Turtle Outreach volunteers help with presentations to schools and various community groups to educate different groups about Ontario's turtles, the threats facing them, and what can be done to help.
More Info Linkwww.kawarthaturtle.org
Ages18 year(s) and up
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Nature / Environment
Skills/ExperienceMust enjoy talking with people, presenting information and displays, and be very interested in turtle conservation.
Minimum Hours4 / Month
LocationPeterborough and other locations across Ontario if volunteers are interested
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 4 individual(s) ; Peterborough (County of): 4 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsThese positions require that volunteers be comfortable with public speaking and to be willing to commit to one event per month. Interested candidates will be interviewed and must give a short 5-minute presentation to KTTC staff on any wildlife issue that they find interesting. 
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Organization NameOntario Turtle Conservation Centre
Office Phone705-741-5000
Address & Map
4-1434 Chemong Rd
Selwyn, ON K9J 6X2
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