Believe Initiative - Leadership Chapter Head

(Community Development Halton, Volunteer Halton)

Position ID: V-HVC0037 Last Full Update: 21 Aug 2021
Opportunity Details
CommentsThe Believe Initiative, which helps students build resilience and self-belief, is looking for capable and passionate student leaders to run a Believe Leadership Chapter at their school! The Believe Leadership Course that each Chapter facilitates, teaches important leadership, entrepreneurship, and mental wellness skills to high school students all while helping them earn volunteer hours.
ContactSarah Wells, Olympian & Founder of the Believe Initiative, Believe Initiative; Email:
DutiesIf accepted you would be in charge of running a Believe Leadership Chapter at your school or in your community  
* you will set up, recruit members, and execute a 7 week student led program to help your members build leadership skills and complete a Believe Passion Project, all lessons, activities, and content will be provided  
* you must complete the Chapter Head training which will give you everything you need to be able to run a successful chapter, and there are optional Chapter Head meet ups to connect and learn from other Believe Chapters  
* you can choose to apply with a friend/peer. 
2 Believe Leadership cycles per year - Each cycle in ~10 weeks 
Next Cycle is Fall 2021 
Training can be completed over the summer
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BenefitsVolunteer hours * resume builder * training provided * resources & tools * access to a network of other Believe student chapters all across Canada * support from Olympians * leadership opportunity * create change in the community
Ages14 year(s) - 19 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForHighschool students
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Planning & Organizing
Commitment LengthShort Term - Approximately 10 weeks
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours2 / Week
SeasonsSpring ; Fall
LocationVirtual or in-person at your school (flexible)
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
100 individual(s) needed in total. 
Chapter Head positions available in all regions
TrainingOrientation - Online after you complete the training with the group of other student chapter heads from all across Canada ; Training is provided - Online training to be completed after you have been accepted
Application Deadline30 Sep 2021
Police CheckNot Required
Start DateOn or after 01 Sep 2021
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Development Halton, Volunteer Halton
Office Phone905-632-1975
Toll Free Phone1-855-395-8807
Address & Map
3350 South Service Rd
Burlington, ON L7N 3M6
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