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About the Position
Position #: 2102
OrganizationJunior Achievement of BC - Vancouver Island
Position: Lesson Facilitator & Business Mentor - Various Programs Available
Location: Various schools available
Impact Statement: Since 1955, British Columbia schools have relied on Junior Achievement (JA) to inspire and prepare our youth to succeed in an ever-changing global economy. This year, over 40,000 students in BC will benefit from JA programs delivered by volunteers from local business communities, who bring real-life experience into the classroom. JA programs focus on work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy, giving students the confidence and skills they need to become the next generation of business and community leaders. Visit jabc.ca for more information and to register.
Description: Facilitate four one-hour lessons that introduce students to financial literacy and the basics of business, including organization, management, marketing, and profit. Share your real-world business experience and knowledge with students while facilitating a ready-made lesson from Junior Achievement. Lesson plans, classroom materials, and PowerPoint slides are provided. Must be comfortable with public speaking and speak fluent English.
Training Details: 60-90 training session provided - in-person or via webinar.
Working Conditions: School classroom - various participating schools. Teacher present at all times to support and oversee classroom management.
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Four one-hour visits to the classroom during school hours. Visits may also be combined in some cases, e.g. two two-hour visits. Normally one or two visits per week. Schedule will be flexible.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Leadership/Management
Skill(s): Coaching, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Facilitation and Training, Manage Meetings & Groups, Motivate Others
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.jabc.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Marvelee Papaloukas
Phone: 250-818-2539
Address: Victoria,
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