Jobs, Internships & Volunteering

Job Opportunities



YouthPower365 has a bevy of job openings.

The Town of Avon Recreation Center is hiring after school and camp counselors. Great benefits including guaranteed hours, rec center pass, ski pass, paid training.

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The Hope Center Eagle River Valley
is a new expansion of the Aspen Hope Center in the Roaring Fork Valley. The eight-year-old nonprofit is launching its newest project in Eagle County and beginning a co-response program with law enforcement and the Eagle County Paramedics. Looking for a Clinical Mental Health Crisis Clinician.

Eagle Schools has many openings:

Available Positions:
Part Time Moderate Needs Paraprofessional (EES)
Full Time Preschool Assistant 11-6 (EES)
Part Time Preschool Assistant (EES)
Part Time Moderate Needs Paraprofessional (HPS)
Full Time Preschool Assistant 11-6 (HPS)
Full Time Preschool Assistant 11-6 (JCES)
Full Time Preschool Assistant (RSES)
Full Time Preschool Assistant 11-6(RSES)
Part Time Preschool Assistant (RSES)
Full Time Preschool Assistant 11-6 (EVES)
Full Time Preschool Assistant (EVES)
Part Time Preschool Assistant 2-6 (GES)

Preschool Specialist (BCES)

Apply at http://www.eagleschools.net/district-info/careers

Vail Valley Soccer Club

Two girls' teams that need head coaches. Having a female role model is a game changer for a girl. Contact
Executive Director Kerri Thelenn director@vailsoccer.com or (970) 390-7994
"Developing the Player"

Volunteer Opportunities



Want to promote your volunteer needs?

Simply fill out and return the Volunteer Job Sheet at the bottom of this page.

Looking for a fulfilling volunteer role serving Eagle County youth?


ERYC is able to engage, impact, discuss, convene and gather because of our strong community partnerships. Volunteers allow us to host events, create dialogue and work to keep youth a community priority. Throughout the year there are several ways to be involved.

September 15, Valley Tastings


October, PumpkinFest


Get involved with ERYC, email info@eagleyouth.org.

Volunteer with Mountain Valley Horse Rescue

Whether you are looking to get your hands dirty on the ranch, or prefer to help behind the desk, MVHR welcomes volunteers for ranch help, administrative help, and horse help. They are looking for a few more people to help cover morning and night feedings as well as mid-day chores most days of the week. Check out www.mvhr.net to see when help is needed, or contact Amy with questions and to sign up for any of our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer with Junior Achievement in Local Schools

Junior Achievement (JA) is committed to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in today’s economy. JA makes volunteering easy by providing fun, engaging curriculum that helps to teach the importance of financial responsibility, work readiness and entrepreneurship. You share your own life lessons along the way to bring relevancy to the activities. Junior Achievement will serve over 2,500 K-12 students in Eagle County schools during the 2017-18 school year. Please contact Sally Messinger at smessinger@jacolorado.org for more information.

JA Colorado
is in need of volunteers for the 5th grade classes at Edwards Elementary this spring. The volunteer commitment is just five visits, about an hour each time. All program materials and easy to follow guidebook are provided to the volunteer, along with training and support.The program is called JA Our Nation, which provides students practical information about the need for employees who can meet the demands of the 21st century job market, particularly high-growth, high-demand jobs. Students will understand the skills, especially in STEM, that will make their futures brighter. Lots of fun activities for the students to keep them engaged.

Town of Vail Library Teen Volunteer Program

Vail Public Library is looking for teen volunteers to help with the Reading Buddies Program. Teens read, listen to kids read, mentor and buddy up with children in 1st - 3rd grades for an hour weekly. It's a great way to help out, positively impact a young peer and earn volunteer credit for your college applications.

Please contact Cricket at cpylman@vailgov.com or call 970-479-2179.

Eagle Valley Library District Volunteer Program

The Eagle Valley Library District is pleased to announce a diverse range of opportunities to volunteer at each of our libraries! Each position requires varying lengths of commitment and training. Most volunteer opportunities can fit any schedule. Volunteers will help the District leverage limited resources and fulfill its mission to respond to community needs by providing excellent opportunities and resources to read, learn, and grow for residents and visitors of the Eagle Valley.

Volunteers will gain job skills, personal growth, and a sense of community involvement. We provide a safe, pleasant environment and the opportunity to meet people from a diverse range of backgrounds.

For more information, visit evld.org/volunteer or email volunteer@evld.org.

EVLD Reading Buddies for TEENS

The Eagle Valley Library District's Reading Buddies Program pairs teen volunteers with younger children (students in grades 1st - 3rd) for an hour of one-on-one shared reading, once a week for eight weeks!

Big Buddies (teen mentors in grades 9th - 12th) receive training at the beginning and throughout the session. In addition to helping a younger child read and succeed, teens develop leadership, problem-solving and communication skills. Teen mentors practice choosing appropriate books and materials as well as positive reinforcement techniques for helping a little buddy. Reading Buddies is a great experience for students to feature on resumes and college applications. Sign up today!

Avon Public Library
970-949-6797

Eagle Public Library
970-328-8800

Gypsum Public Library
970-524-5080

Reading Buddies is provided in partnership with the Eagle Valley Library District and The Literacy Project.

Girl Scouts of Colorado
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Imagine all of the amazing activities that Eagle Valley Girl Scouts have the opportunity to explore with you as their volunteer! For more information on how you can help, please e-mail Cricket Hawkins

SpeakUp ReachOut

SpeakUp ReachOut: The Suicide Prevention Coalition of Eagle Valley is a group of individuals throughout Eagle County who are dedicated to providing suicide prevention education and resources for those in need.

Signs of Suicide (SOS): The SOS Signs of Suicide program is an award-winning, nationally recognized program designed for middle and high school-age students. The program teaches students how to identify the symptoms of depression and suicidality in themselves or their friends, and encourages help-seeking through the use of the ACT® technique (Acknowledge, Care, Tell).

QPR Trainings: Become a QPR Trainer and teach ordinary citizens how to recognize a mental health emergency and how to get a person at risk the help they need. It is also an action plan that can result in lives saved.

If you would like to volunteer for the organization, please contact Erin.

YouthPower365

YouthPower365 impacts youth with positive relationships, community interaction and recreation applications that inspire self-confidence, friendship, and integrity. Key to their success is the work of volunteers who give countless hours to our programs PowerHours (KidSTRONG is the fitness portion), Celebrate the Beat, First Notes, Copa Soccer, Magic Bus kindergarten readiness, Community Coaches and Girl PowHER. YouthPower365 volunteer opportunities connect individuals and organizations with people and programs that will utilize their specific talents and benefit others.

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AfterSchool program takes place in every public school throughout Eagle County. With activities ranging from sports and fitness to cultural enrichment and academics, there are opportunities for you to make a difference. We need academic volunteers at Avon, Edwards, Gypsum Middle and Elementary, Homestake Peak, Eagle Valley Elementary and Middle, June Creek and Red Hill. You may help with guided reading or homework help. (Various days, from 3:15 to 5:00)

Magic Bus
See the magic of learning through a child’s eye on the Magic Bus, our kindergarten-readiness program that serves 250 families from Gypsum through Avon.

Girl PowHER
introduces underserved girls to the skills and accomplishments of local leaders in order to promote academic achievement, a healthy lifestyle, and personal development. Girl PowHER participants increasing positive behaviors and attitudes by applying core values, and living a healthy lifestyle that incorporates fitness and healthy nutrition choices.

Help in the office.
Contact YouthPower365 Volunteer Coordinator, Shiloy Sanders, to learn more about our volunteer opportunities at <mailto:ssanders@vvf.org>

Bright Future Foundation

Calling all volunteers--if you're passionate about advocating on behalf of women and children in crisis, Bright Future Foundation has just the opportunity for you! Bright Future will be offering a 40 hour intensive advocate training. Upon successful completion, volunteer advocates will join Bright Future's team in providing crisis intervention and emotional support to women, men and child survivors of domestic and sexual violence. For more info and to register, call 970-763-7209.

Buddy Mentor

Be someone who matters to someone who matters. The mission of Buddy Mentors is to connect youth in the Vail Valley with committed adult role models who will provide encouragement, companionship, and life skills enhancement through a mentoring relationship. Buddy Mentors provides volunteers with ongoing support and training as well as invitations to various recreational activities for mentors and mentees. To take the next step in becoming a Senior Buddy, please contact Janet Casson at 970-763-7212.

Volunteer Job Sheet

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Eagle River Youth Coalition - Making Youth a Community Priority
Physical Address: 34520 US Highway 6, C10 | Edwards, CO 81632
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 4613 | Edwards, CO 81632
Phone: 970.949.9250 | info@eagleyouth.org
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