Youth Aiding Youth Mentor
(ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office)
|Comments||Suitable for high school and college/university students.|
|Contact||Faye Fakhereddin, ROCK - Reach Out Centre For Kids; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||Spend time with a child aged 6 to 12 years, participating in fun & recreational activities. The goal is to develop social skills & self esteem and to be a positive role model. |
-Suitable for youth aged 16 to 24.
-Nine month to one year commitment of 3 hours per week.
-Hours are flexible.
-Volunteers are matched on a one to one basis.
-Must complete an online application form. See link below.
|More Info Link||www.youthaidingyouth-rock.com|
|Benefits||One year is 156 hours of volunteer time for school or resume. Be able to see a child's self confidence grow. Gain experience working with children. Gain leadership skills|
|Clients||At risk children, 6 to 12 years old who need a positive role model.|
|Ages||16 year(s) - 24 year(s)|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students|
|Areas of Interest||Community Outreach ; Counselling ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Friend / Penpal ; Games ; Life Skills Support ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Parenting / Foster Care Support ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth Services|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Creativity ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children ; Patience, understanding, good time management and organization skills. |
Must be confident, reliable and mature, want to make a child smile, and would be a positive role model and committed friend.
Enjoy working with children.
|Commitment Length||Long Term - 9 months to one year commitment|
|Minimum Hours||3 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Time & Day: When convenient for client and volunteer
|Accessibility||Unknown - May not be accessible in clients home|
|Location||At child's home or own home as convenient - will be matched with someone in their area.|
|Number of Positions||Acton: 5 individual(s) ; Burlington: 15 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 5 individual(s) ; Milton: 10 individual(s) ; Oakville: 15 individual(s) |
50 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training on-going ; Monthly meetings. Ability to meet with program coordinator at any time.|
|Cost||$25 for police check|
|Organization Name||ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office|
|Office Phone||Intake for all locations 905-634-2347 ext 1439; |
|Address & Map|
471 Pearl St
Burlington, ON L7R 4M4