Making Space Programme
Requirements:Post-grad, Post-doc and Undergrad students, and staff
Through ‘Making Space’ we aim to create and provide a variety of opportunities for engagement with STEM for key target audiences, including under‐represented groups (socially, economically and/or educationally disadvantaged), under-engaged regions in Ireland, i.e. those with no third level institutions or science festivals and a low level of access to outreach/engagement programmes and family's groups who have traditionally had lower levels of engagement with STEM.
Note that participation in the programme will qualify for the NUI Galway President’s ALIVE volunteering certificate, or can count for the NUI Galway postgraduate module in science communication - GS536.
You can join the programme by contacting us directly by clicking the 'Apply Now' button below!
Is training provided?: Yes
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Please note that training will be provided. Tasks may include leading a small team during visits to schools and organisations in Galway.
The organisation will provide Garda Vetting.
Skills required for this role:
Enthusiasm to share science
Details of time commitment needed for role:
Activities will take place weekly on Tuesday 10.30am - 12.30pm.
Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Adriana Cardinot
Address: Making Space Programme, School of Physics, NUI Galway
StudentVolunteer.ie enables students to have the opportunity to: enrich your personal development and employability skills, have a fun experience, meet new people, and give back to your community. Sign up now.Register Now