After-School Children Art Program Volunteer

(ArtHouse for Children and Youth)

Position ID: V-HVC0743 Last Full Update: 21 Aug 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsArtHouse is a Halton-based charitable organization that offers free programs to Front of the Line children and youth from JK-Grade 12, most particularly to individuals from families who may not have access to Arts-related activities. Since 2009, ArtHouse has provided 492 programs to 7,096 participants at 73 locations throughout Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville. 
ArtHouse runs free after-school drop-in art programs in communities across Halton to children aged 7-12yrs.
ContactTaylor Meneghini, Program Manager, ArtHouse; Phone: 9055101746; Email:
DutiesLeads and Volunteers work together to provide a safe and fun environment during this after-school drop-in art program. Volunteers will interact with children/families, assist with organizing activities, materials, games, and homework help. Volunteers may need to provide one-on-one support to a child during the program. At the end of the program, volunteers assist with light cleaning.
More Info
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Child & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Must have experience working with children and a passion for community work. Artistic skills, teaching/ECE/social/youth worker experience is an asset. Also looking for positive male role models.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening 
Most programs run anytime between 3:30-8pm
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
LocationMultiple locations across Burlington, Oakville and Milton
Number of PositionsBurlington ; Milton ; Oakville 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training on the job
Agency Details
Organization NameArtHouse for Children and Youth
Office Phone905-467-8551
Address & Map
Oakville, ON
Mailing Address115 George St, Suite 522 
Oakville, ON L6J 0A2