Are you 15-17 years of age and seeking a fun and exciting volunteer opportunity this summer? Consider volunteering as a Summer Camp Counselor in Training. The Counselor in Training (CIT) Program is designed for teens who exhibit a strong desire to learn and teach others about the natural world while gaining valuable volunteer experience.
CIT’s will work alongside Summer Camp Staff to help:
All the while:
Choose to volunteer two to four full camp weeks:
CIT volunteers must be able to commit to at least two full weeks of summer camp Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and attend one mandatory orientation, May 31, 2013 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Nashville Zoo volunteers should be prepared to work outdoors in the summer and have fun!
CIT candidates must submit one completed packet with application, typed Essay and 2 Recommendation Forms time stamped no later than April 19, 2013.
Teens may apply for both the ZooTeen and CIT volunteer programs, but may only participate in one program per summer.
Click HERE to go to the ZooTeen volunteer program page.
Click HERE to download a Counselor in Training FAQ List.
If you would like more information about the Counselor in Training Volunteer Program, please fill out our online form. You may also call Amy at 615-833-1534 ext. 140 or email .