Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team

(Our Kids Network)

Position ID: V-HVC0846 Last Full Update: 14 Jan 2020
Opportunity Details
CommentsJoin this new group of youth & adults looking to make positive change in Aldershot (Burlington). 
We have 3 openings for youth voluteers
ContactLily Viggiano, Youth Asset Builder; Phone: 905-805-2953; Email: lily@ourkidsnetwork.ca
DutiesThe Aldershot Youth Volunteer Team is looking for Burlington youth, 12 to 17 years old (born from 2002-2007), to volunteer with us. We’re providing an opportunity for youth to have a voice in Aldershot, Burlington and to work with adult allies from different organizations. We believe that youth voices matter, especially when it comes to making decisions that affect them!  
 
Crew Member responsibilities: 
• Plan, organize and participate on projects and events 
• Give insight about what’s missing in our community for youth and how we can work together to find some solutions 
• Attend meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at “the Hub” at Holy Rosary school – 5:30-7:30pm 
• A suggested commitment of 6-12 months, but feel free to attend some meetings first to check it out! 
 
Please note: This opportunity is intended for youth residing in Burlington, Ontario.
BenefitsCommunity involvement hours, snacks provided, skill building and other perks.
ClientsBurlington community
Ages12 year(s) - 17 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForYouth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Newcomers / English as a second language
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Arts & Crafts ; Committees ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Information & Referral Services ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesTuesday: Afternoon, Evening (1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:30)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationHoly Rosary Catholic Elementary School, 261 Plains Rd E, Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 4 individual(s) 
 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit ; Transportation can be arranged for youth as well.
Police CheckNot Required
Start DateOn or after 04 Feb 2020
Agency Details
Organization NameOur Kids Network
Office Phone905-333-4226
Websitewww.ourkidsnetwork.ca
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
Mailing AddressHalton Childrens Aid Society 
1445 Norjohn Court, Unit 1 
Burlington, ON L7L 0E6