Most importantly... Thank You! Your support is invaluable. JA BizTown® could not operate without you!
Secondly... we hope that you have fun and want to come back.
This is a brief overview of your role and the tasks you will be asked to help with. Included are the shop directions, job descriptions, and specific information about your shop assignment.
On-line BizTown Volunteer Training
We encourage you to attend the scheduled on-site volunteer training for your school. This is a two-hour group session where you will have an opportunity to better understand your role and get a chance to experience some of the activities that will be taking place during the simulation. Please click on the link below to view the training date schedule
If you are unable to attend the training, you will have the opportunity to ask questions in person before the students arrive on the day of your visit.
We also provide some on-line videos that will help overview for you the activities of the day. There are 8 short video modules that will take you through the day. Click on each of the links below to watch a short segment.
|Module 1 - Overview of JA BizTown (2:40 minutes)||Module 5 - 1st break rotation - Lunch breaks ( 1:40 minutes)|
|Module 2 - Overview of role of Volunteer (3:50 minutes)||Module 6 - Staff meeting #2 (1:00 minutes)|
|Module 3 - Business start up time (3:10 minutes)||Module 7 - 2nd break rotation - Shopping breaks ( 1:20 minutes)|
|Module 4 - Opening town meeting (1:00 minutes)||Module 8 - Closing town meeting and wrap up (1:00 minutes)|
BizTown Volunteer Training Material
The following link provides some general information for volunteers. This information applies to all shops. Click on the link to open an Adobe PDF file.
Volunteer Training Packet
The following links give specific shop directions and volunteer checklists for each shop. Once you've been assigned to a business, you can review the information for your shop. Clink on the link to open a specific shop Adobe PDF file.
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|Sports Shop||Wellness Center|