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Volunteer as a Teacher's Assistant!

Are you a middle or high school student looking for a rewarding, fun volunteer activity? Consider joining us as a Teacher's Assistant at Summer Wonders! This is an incredible opportunity to make a positive impact, gain valuable experience, and have a blast while doing it. Join us in making this summer extraordinary for both you and the campers!

Applications for Summer Wonders 2024 are now closed. Please check back next year!

TA Characteristics

Our TAs are mature, responsible, punctual self-starters who enjoy learning and helping others. Patience, empathy and good communication skills are essential as well! They are mentors, inspire curiosity, and act as a guiding light for the next generation.

TA Responsibilites

  1. Attend a training session for preparation prior to the start of Summer Wonders.

  2. Ensure punctuality by arriving at 8 am every camp day to assist with assigned responsibilities.

  3. Aid the teacher in managing classroom tasks, including setup and cleanup.

  4. Support students with camp activities.

  5. Assist in organizing and overseeing snack and restroom breaks.

  6. Support end of day dismissal, staying to help clean up and set up for the next day until 1pm.

Benefits of Being a TA

  1. Enhances your college & high school applications by showcasing valuable experience.

  2. Develops leadership skills and make lasting friendships.

  3. Opens the opportunity for recommendation letters from Summer Wonders Director & Teachers.

  4. Earns you volunteer/community service hours, contributing to your personal and academic development.

  5. Provides the fulfilling experience of assisting students who share similar challenges and aspirations as you do.

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Are you ready?

In order to become a TA for Summer Wonders you must complete the application linked below and provide two references regarding your ability to arrive on time, collaborate well with the lead teacher, and help with students in the classroom.

Applications for 2024 are now closed. Check back next year for another opportunity!

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