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About the Position
Position #: 1459
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria
Position: Teen Mentors Needed for 2018-2019 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 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: Training and on-going support is provided. No experience is necessary.
Working Conditions: Choose the partner elementary school that's closest to you: Brentwood, Craigflower, George Jay, Marigold, Ruth King, Salt Spring, Saseenos, Vic West, Tillicum, 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
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website: http://bbbsvictoria.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lilaine Galway
Address: 230 Bay Street Victoria, V9A 3K5
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