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Position # 1797
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria
Position Game On! Facilitators (January to April 2020) - Game On! at Big Brothers Big Sisters
Impact Statement At Big Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria, we believe in the power and values of Mentoring.

As Canada’s leading child and youth mentoring charity, Big Brothers Big Sisters facilitates life-changing relationships that inspire and empower children and youth to reach their potential, both as individuals and citizens.
Description Game On! is a 10-week group program for boys. The next program will run between January and April 2020 - one two-hour session per week at Lansdowne and/or Cedar Hill Middle Schools - school day to be determined but the group will meet sometime between noon and 3 pm.

We need male-identifying volunteer mentors (aged 15 to 30) to role model and teach healthy masculinity and healthy living. Volunteers will work in a small group and facilitate activities both the boys that focus on healthy relationships, healthy bodies and healthy minds.
Training Details Game On! facilitators will be required to attend a two-hour orientation/child safety training session (multiple dates available) as well as facilitator training session (date to be determined but will set for a day/time that's convenient for you).
Working Conditions There will be three Game On! facilitators working with a small group of boys at each of the schools. The schools are fully accessible.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Weekday and time to be confirmed - but it is expected that Game On! will run one afternoon per week (sometime between noon and 2:50 pm). You'll need to commit to being with the group for 2 hours/week, plus preparation time between October and mid-December 2019. Volunteer orientation and screening also takes several hours and can take several weeks so apply as early as possible
Special Event Start Date 2020-01-06
Special Event End Date 2020-04-30
Age 15+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Recreation/Sports, Teaching/Tutoring
Skill(s) Supervision, Interpersonal Communication, Facilitation and Training, Motivate Others, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://bbbsvictoria.com
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Lilaine Galway
Phone 250-475-1117 Ext. 40
Address 230 Bay Street Victoria, V9A 3K5
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