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About the Position
Position #: 2168
OrganizationSaanich Recreation
Position: Arts and Crafts Assistant - Deck the Hall Special Event - Dec 1 - Deck the Hall - Dec 1
Location: 780 Vernon Ave, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: Mission: To strengthen and connect our community through recreation volunteerism.
Vision: Inspired volunteers engaged in meaningful opportunities.
Description: Come and help us kick off the holiday season at the Saanich Municipal Hall!

We're looking for volunteers to help children make fun and seasonal arts & crafts.

This event features a variety of free family activities including: photos with Santa, Elementary School concerts, a children's arts and craft station, seasonal games and face painting.

Volunteers must be personable, responsible, enjoy working with people of all ages, be responsive to a variety of situations and follow directions well.

Qualifications Required and Desired:

At least 14 years of age
Satisfactory Police Information Check (We will assist with this, and it's free!)
Satisfactory completion of Child Protection Training (30 minute video and quick quiz)
Excellent communication skills
Love working with children
Appropriate personal boundaries when working with children
Well organized
Willing to learn
Training Details: Site familiarization and activity orientation will be on-site and 15 minutes prior to the event. Online Child Protection Training will take place on the volunteer's time and at their chosen location as a requirement as a qualification for volunteering.
Working Conditions: The event takes place on the grounds of Saanich Municipal Hall, with activities both outdoor and indoor. Prepare for the weather and to be outside and inside.
Minimum Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: 4:45pm - 8pm
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, ESL
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Children/Youth
Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Creative Thinking, Self-Motivation, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/parks-recreation-culture/community-recreation-services/volunteer-with-saanich-recreation.html
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Gaileen Flaman
Phone: 250-475-5502
Address: 770 Vernon Avenue Victoria, V8X 2W7


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