Oakville Youth Action Committee (OYAC)

(Oakville. Recreation and Culture)

Position ID: V-HVC0107 Last Full Update: 12 Oct 2021
Opportunity Details
CommentsOYAC is made up of diverse, and engaged youth from all across Oakville. Youth who are interested in helping to better their community through the assistance of Recreation and Culture. We are looking for youth who want to help their peers thrive, and build the foundation for future OYAC groups.  
 
To apply this year tell us what you are passionate about, and show us. Make a video, write a letter, add in ideas you have to engage your fellow youth. Be sure to include your name, age and the school you attend. As well as a contact phone number.
ContactJim Black, Recreation Assistant, Town of Oakville; Phone: 905-845-6601 ext 3603; Email: jim.black@oakville.ca
DutiesOYAC is made up of diverse, and engaged youth from all across Oakville. Youth who are interested in helping to better their community through the assistance of Recreation and Culture. We are looking for youth who want to help their peers thrive, and build the foundation for future OYAC groups.  
 
Working with other youth from Oakville to plan and implement Recreation Activities designed to engage your peers, both for fun and for social activism. 
 
To apply this year tell us what you are passionate about, and show us. Make a video, write a letter, add in ideas you have to engage your fellow youth. Be sure to include your name, age and the school you attend. As well as a contact phone number.
More Info Linkhttps://www.oakville.ca/culturerec/oakville-youth-action-committee.html
Benefits- gain volunteers hours 
- help Oakville Maintain Youth Friendly status  
- shape the future of youth programming for the Town of Oakville
Ages12 year(s) - 18 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18)
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Committees ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Youth Engagement ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceAccounting & Finance ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Research ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; The Committee runs for the school year
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours2 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationOnline, and in person at Town of Oakville Community Centres
Number of PositionsOakville: 10 individual(s) 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Start DateOn or after 12 Oct 2021 and on or before 01 Apr 2022
End Date01 Apr 2022
Agency Details
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Organization NameOakville. Recreation and Culture
Office PhoneServiceOakville 905-845-6601
E-Mailserviceoakville@oakville.ca
Websitewww.oakville.ca/culturerec/
Address & Map
Oakville Town Hall
1225 Trafalgar Rd
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3
 
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Mailing Addressc/o Recreation and Culture Department