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Volunteers

2021-2022 Winter Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Adaptive Sports Center!

Applications are closed for the winter season. If you have any questions about our volunteer team please reach out to Rob Guenter at rob@adaptivesports.org for more information.

The Adaptive Sports Center is always in need of reliable volunteers to assist either on the mountain or in the office. Considered an essential part of the Adaptive Sports Center team, we utilize volunteers year-round based on their availability and skill level.

Is volunteering with the ASC this season a good fit for you?

We are looking for volunteers who are mission focused and able to be flexible with a dynamic and fast-paced environment. We know client time is most valued, so this will continue to be the main focus of volunteering.  

General policies and updates:

  • The Adaptive Sports Center will require all volunteers to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. View our COVID-19 Participant Agreement for more details.
  • Volunteer shifts are from 9:00am to 4:00pm. 
  • Volunteers receive an hour lunch break between morning and afternoon sessions.
  • Volunteers must be intermediate or advanced skiers or snowboarders.
  • All volunteers must agree to a federal background check (every two years).
  • Volunteers are required to attend trainings in November/December.
  • The minimum age to volunteer with the ASC is 16.

Winter Pass Volunteer:

As a Winter Pass Volunteer you will team up with our instructors on the hill one day a week (+5 extra days during busy times) in exchange for a CBMR ski pass. You will demo ski drills, lift and load sit skis or act as a “ski buddy” for a family member or friend of a participant with a disability. Some participants travel from across the country to visit us, while others are full time local residents. Volunteers with a passion for the outdoors will assist people with disabilities and contribute to their amazing experience with the ASC.

Applications are closed for the winter season. If you have any questions about our volunteer team please reach out to Rob Guenter at rob@adaptivesports.org for more information.

Winter Pass Volunteer applications will be open through November 1, 2021. There will be a limited amount of pass positions this year. Interviews may be held. 

Non-Pass Volunteer:

A non-pass volunteer will have the same responsibilities and experiences as a pass volunteer, but you can make your own schedule. Want to volunteer once a week? Great! Once a month? Perfect! Once a season? We can make it work.

Applications are closed for the winter season. If you have any questions about our volunteer team please reach out to Rob Guenter at rob@adaptivesports.org for more information.

Non-Pass Volunteer applications will be open through November 29, 2021. There will be a limited amount of non-pass positions open this year. Positions will be filled starting with returning volunteers and then on a first come first serve basis. 

Required trainings:

All NEW volunteers are required to attend the following trainings*:

  • Program Foundations
  • Intro to Sit Ski
  • Lifting and Loading - Sit down skis (if you plan to assist on sit ski lessons)
  • Cognitive Diagnosis & Equipment
  • Programming in the Age of COVID: Policies, Procedures, and Updates

New Pass volunteers are required to attend two additional trainings. Returning Pass Volunteers are required to attend three training clinics of their choice.

*Volunteers are required to attend the above ASC trainings. If you are unable to attend please contact us to make arrangements for a make-up.

Ready to apply?

Please complete the following steps:

  • Fill out our online application
    • Pass Volunteer (applications open on October 1st and will close on November 1st)
    • Non Pass Volunteer (applications open on October 1st and will close on November 29th)
  • Download and print our Federal Background Check and sign our Waiver. Please complete and email to rob@adaptivesports.org, send it via snail mail or bring it with you to Happy Hour or Coffee in November. All volunteers are required to pay their Federal Background Check fee ($30).
  • Attend required training clinics.

If you have any questions about our volunteer team please reach out to Rob Guenter at rob@adaptivesports.org for more information.

Summer Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Adaptive Sports Center!

Applications open mid-May 2022

The Adaptive Sports Center is always in need of reliable volunteers to assist either in the field or in the office. Considered an essential part of the Adaptive Sports Center team, we utilize volunteers year-round based on their availability and skill level.

Is volunteering with the ASC this summer a good fit for you?

We are looking for volunteers who are mission focused and able to be flexible with a dynamic and fast-paced environment. We know client time is most valued, so this will continue to be the main focus of volunteering.

General policies and updates to this year (many more to come!):

  • Volunteer shifts will take place from 9:00am-4:30pm for a full day lesson.
  • Volunteers will join our staff and participants for a lunch break out in the field, so please be prepared to bring a lunch, snacks, and water.
  • Volunteers must have strong familiarity with at least a few of the activities that ASC offers in the summer. If you are unsure of what we offer, please take a look at the “Adventures” page on our website.
  • All volunteers must agree to a federal background check (every two years).
  • Volunteers are required to attend trainings in June/July.
  • The minimum age to volunteer with the ASC is 16.

Ready to apply?

Please complete the following steps:

  • Fill out our online application
  • Applications open around May 15th and will close around June 30th.
  • Download and print our Federal Background Check and sign our Waiver. Please complete and email to rob@adaptivesports.org, send it via snail mail or bring it with you to Happy Hour or Coffee in May. All volunteers are required to pay their Federal Background Check fee ($30).
  • Attend required training clinics.

If you have any questions about our volunteer team please reach out to Rob Guenther at rob@adaptivesports.org for more information.

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