Become a Mentor

These roles are reserved for volunteers who self-identify as female, trans or gender non-conforming. In a mentorship role, you'll work closely with campers - teaching an instrument, helping the bands rock and keeping them safe, happy and on schedule. All GRR Mentors must pass a criminal record check to volunteer. 

Camp runs July 16 - 21. Application deadline is May 31.

Band Manager

Musical experience NOT required.

Each band manager works with a group of 5-6 campers. Band Managers are mentors who support and encourage campers throughout the week. Band Managers should be comfortable handling group dynamics, conflict and group decision making. They will also be responsible for the safety of their band and making sure the band is where they need to be at all times. The Band Manager and Band Coach work closely together to support their group throughout the week. 

Band Managers must be available Monday-Friday from 9am - 4pm. They also need to be available for the Saturday Showcase.

Instrument Instructor

MUSICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 

Instrument Instructors should have experience with one of the instruments offered at camp (guitar, bass, drums, keys, vocals). Each instrument will have two instructors working with a small groups of campers. Instructors should be comfortable working in a team. Please note that many of the campers will have little to no experience with their instrument. It is important that instructors create a supportive space for learning. Teaching styles and goals should reflect this need. Instrument Instructors can also fill the role of Band Coach. 

Instrument Instructors must be available Monday to Thursday for 2 hours in the morning.

Band Coach

MUSICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 

Band Coaches works with a group of 5-6 campers. The Band Coach helps the band with playing their instruments, songwriting, tech support and working as a group. They are responsible for helping their band prepare their song for the Showcase Concert. It is ideal for Band Coaches to have experience with songwriting and more than one instrument. Each band’s Manager and Coach work closely together to support their group throughout the week. Band Coaches can also fill the role of Instrument Instructor. 

Band Coach must be available Monday to Friday from 8:30am -5:00pm. They also need to be available on Saturday for the afternoon Showcase Concert.

Become a GRR Mentor!