Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 1916
OrganizationCool Aid Society
Position: Yoga Teacher - Rock Bay Landing - Yoga
Location: 535 Ellice Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

Homelessness touches many lives at a significant cost to communities. The Cool Aid Society has been a key player in the work to end homelessness in the Capital Region for decades and, with your help, is developing 360 more apartments for people who are currently homeless.

Volunteers run many of our programs here at Rock Bay Landing (RBL). Without their time, our clients would be unable to access computer services, hygiene services, clothing and other donations. The time given to us by our volunteers is immeasurably valuable and we appreciate every moment of it.
Description: Are you a certified yoga teacher? Do you like giving back to the community? Do you believe in the holistic benefits of yoga and meditative practice?
Here at RBL we have need for yoga instructors to restart our yoga program.
Yoga benefits our clients by allowing them to relax and focus for a small period of time. Many studies show that yoga can help decrease stress and effectively treat trauma. Yoga also decreases depression and anxiety, and it improves mood.
We would love to be able to offer yoga a few times a week to our clientele.
Training Details: Orientation to the shelter will be given to volunteers.
Working Conditions: Teaching yoga in a shelter environment in our education room or common area.
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Commitment of 1-3 hour shifts, Morning, Afternoon or Evening shifts. Monday-Sunday.
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, ESL
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Leadership/Management, Teaching/Tutoring
Skill(s): Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others, Creative Thinking, Empathy, Ethical Framework, Creating
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: https://coolaid.org/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Michelle Latour
Phone: 250-383-1951 Ext. 4
Address: 535 Ellice Street, Victoria, BC, Canada Victoria, V8T 2G8
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