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Position # 1459
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria
Position Teen Mentors Needed for 2024/2025 school year - Are you in Grade 10, 11 or 12? - Teen Mentoring Program
Impact Statement Make a BIG difference by giving a LITTLE time! Have fun, play games and/or sports, and be a friend to a young child. Help them learn how to try new things, do their best, and have respect for themselves and others.
Description Each Teen Mentor (Grade 10 to 12) is paired with a young child (Kindergarten to Grade 5). You'll visit once a week for one hour, same day/time each week during school hours, at their elementary school.
Training Details Safety training and on-going support is provided. No experience is necessary.
Working Conditions Choose the partner elementary school that's closest to you: Braefoot, Campus View, Craigflower, Brentwood Bay, Kelset, George Jay, Vic West, Marigold, Salt Spring, Saseenos, or Quadra.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Volunteering takes place during elementary school hours. You'll need 1 hour per week to meet with your Little during the school year - ideally late September to early June, but we accept applications throughout the school year. Please allow enough time to travel between the schools.
Age 15+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Children/Youth
Skill(s) Supervision, Verbal Communication, Motivate Others, Respect, Playing
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Contact Talia Papa
Address 230 Bay Street Victoria, V9A 3K5
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