Education Outreach Assistant

Education Outreach Assistant

Travel with our educators as they present educational programming with live birds at locations around the Pittsburgh area. It’s a great way to learn about birds and conservation.

Days needed:    All 

Number of hours required: 2 - 4 hours per day, depending on the program location

Specific time/ shift required:  Varies from early morning to early evening

Volunteer responsibilities:

  • Assist with loading and unloading birds and program materials into the vehicle.
  • Assist driver with navigation
  • Ensure safety of the birds and audience


Able to carry a crated bird or box of supplies (10-15 Lbs. max)


Be at least 15 years old.

Submit an online application

Participate in a 20-30 minute interview.

Have reliable and convenient internet access.

Have reliable transportation to the National Aviary.

Attend new Volunteer Orientation.

Commit to a minimum of 4 hours of service per month.

Acceptance in to the program is based on your interview, availability and compatibility of interests.


For more information, contact Tammy Arnold: 412-258-9455 or