Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 3238
OrganizationSaanich Neighbourhood Place
Position Children's Program Assistant - Family Support
Impact Statement Our Mission Statement is to enrich lives through caring programs that connect people to each other and their community. Our volunteers are essential to making that happen.
Description We need reliable, committed volunteers who are willing to provide a safe, engaging environment for children aged 0-5. Clear and caring communication skills, a willingness to get down and be at children's level and a desire to make an impact on individuals in our community are needed for this role. We have beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces that child minders are able to access. Shifts are usually 2-4 hours on weekdays, during the day and from time to time in the evenings.

We offer several programs and playgroups throughout the week for families to attend. Each is run by a facilitator who is need of an extra set of hands!

Child minding is provided for each of our parenting programs throughout the week. Our program support child minders would love an extra adult in the space to help them out.

If you are someone who loves children, and is interested in giving back to the community for a few hours each week, please reach out!
Training Details On the job training with our dedicated and educated staff.
Working Conditions Lots of standing and moving around in a dynamic and ever changing environment. It is the beautiful chaos of working with kids!
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail Usually weekday mornings, some afternoons, some evenings.
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Children/Youth
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Empathy, Respect, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.snplace.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Ali Wight
Phone 250-360-1148
Address c/o Pearkes Recreation Centre, 3100 Tillicum Road Victoria, V9A 6T2
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