Running & Reading Club Coach - Hamilton

(Start2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club)

Position ID: V-HVC0932 Last Full Update: 07 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJaime Drohan, Regional Director, Start2Finish; Phone: 226-979-0752; Email:
DutiesThe programs at Start2Finish encourage literacy, healthy active living, and play. As a result, students stay in school, build self-confidence and develop positive friendships with mentors and peers. With mentor Coaches, students discover the possibilities of a brighter future. 
Leading physical activities, snack prep, and reading with children
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Benefits- Mentor children in the local community 
- Become the “significant adult factor” and mentor in the life of a child 
- Help children develop a sense of belonging and self-confidence 
- Empower students with educational tools
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestChild & Family Services ; Health Care ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Reading / Literacy ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCreativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; The different program activities call for different levels of interaction
Dates and TimesTuesday: Afternoon (2:50-4:50PM; 3:30-5:20PM) 
Wednesday: Afternoon (3:10-5:10PM)
SeasonsDuring the school year
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationHamilton - Prince of Wales Elementary School, Bennetto School & St. Ann Catholic Elementary School
Number of PositionsAncaster: 5 individual(s) ; Hamilton: 10 individual(s) 
15 individual(s) needed in total. 
Three Hamilton school locations available for volunteer positions
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Application Deadline25 Oct 2019
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVolunteer application
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Organization NameStart2Finish, Oakville - Oakwood Public School, Running & Reading Club
Office Phone905-319-1885
Toll Free Phone1-888-320-8844
Address & Map
Oakwood Public School
357 Bartos Dr
Oakville, ON L6K 3E5
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Mailing Address4230 Sherwoodtowne Blvd, Unit 303 
Mississauga, ON L4Z 2G6