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Position # 3413
OrganizationParent Support Services Society of BC
Position Book Club Facilitator - Parenting Book Club
Impact Statement Our Vision
Communities where all families and children are empowered and valued.

Our Mission
We support the well-being of all families and children by empowering those in a parenting role through community connections, research, educations, and advocacy.

Our Values
-Connectedness
-Cultural safety
-Empowerment
Inclusiveness
Integrity
Respect
social Justice

PSS endorses and adopts the United Nation Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People and the truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action. PSS acknowledges that indigenous children, youth, and their families have much to contribute to the world as empowered individuals with a profound understanding of their Indigenous identity, cultural heritage, sustainable living, and connection to their lands and territories.

We help the people we serve to connect with each other, their communities, themselves, their history, and their culture.
Description Facilitate the Book Club discussion, and supply to the participants with information about the book that will be discuss. Accept new referrals and/or contact them to encourage attendance. Ensure the Book Club has a comfortable and safe meeting. Brief, De-brief and connect with your co-facilitator on a weekly basis. Keep track of the Book club attendance and submit the report at the end of the month. Consult with the Volunteer Recruitment & Retention Coordinator, Provincial Education & Support Program Coordinator, or Staff when necessary. Attend monthly Steering committee and Facilitator Support Meetings, where they exist. Participate in ongoing PSS trainings and workshops, when possible; and Provide the community with information about PSS
Training Details Training online: Self-paced 10 hrs. (1 months to finish) and 3 Live Zoom sessions Thursday, September 22 & 29 from 7 to 9 pm; and Saturday, September 24 from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Free for those who are able to commit one year of volunteering in the position.
Working Conditions online
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail 3 to 5 hours a week
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Counselling/Conflict, Library/Research
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.parentsupportbc.ca
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Contact Violeta Munoz-Berruecos
Phone 604-669-1616 Ext. 104
Address 5623 Imperial Street Burnaby, V5J 1G1
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