Instructors & Volunteers
Do you have a passion for something that you want to share with others? Why not instruct a class for Howell Parks & Recreation?! We're currently looking for new and innovative programs that relate to health, art, fitness, fun, sports, recreation, crafts, education, and much more! We're looking for instructors that:
- Are looking to earn extra income
- Are dependable, reliable, and on-time
- Are great with people and/or kids
- Have great communication skills
- Have excellent organization skills
- Are creative
- Have a fun, outgoing personality
- Have superior customer service skills
- Are sincere, mature, calm, and relaxed in front of an audience
- Are dedicated to our community and families
- Put emphasis on recreation and a non-competitive atmosphere
If you have a program idea, please email Jaimie Geeraerts, Enrichment Coordinator at email@example.com or call 517.546.0693. Please provide an updated resume, complete with at least three references.
Note: All class ideas are submitted to our staff for review and acceptance. Background checks are done on ALL instructors.
Are you interested in volunteering help maintain programming for parks and recreation? We have some great volunteer opportunities for you. Volunteers are one of the most important components of our programs and we rely on your generosity of time and knowledge to make our programs a resounding success. There's a job for everyone!
Please note - due to the nature of our work, we may require a background check before you are able to volunteer (most commonly for volunteers within the Howell Senior Center, Howell Recreation Preschool & Learning Center, and volunteer coaches with our sports programs). We have adopted a policy for qualifying and credentialing volunteers that can be downloaded by clicking here.
Check out our volunteer opportunities below:
Special Event Volunteer
Come and help out at one of our incredibly popular special events! From the Howell Melon Run and Howell Melon Festival, to the Legend of Sleepy Howell, we're looking for volunteers to help us with every detail of the event. Looking for an event to volunteer at? Check out our Special Events page to find an event. Call 517.546.0693 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested in volunteering.
Youth Sports Coaches
Our youth sports leagues rely on the generosity of parents who wish to volunteer to coach. We have many openings for volunteer coaches in a number of different leagues. Contact Jaime Plis, Sports Supervisor, at 517.546.0693 ext. 7704 or email email@example.com for more information.