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About the Position
Position #: 1797
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria
Position: Game On! Facilitators for the fall - 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 in Grade 5 at George Jay Elementary School that takes place from 3 to 4:30 pm, one day each week. The next program will run in the fall of 2018, day to be determined.

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 a day-long facilitator training session (date to be determined but will probably be on a Saturday in March).
Working Conditions: There will be three Game On! facilitators working with a small group of boys at George Jay Elementary School. The school is fully accessible.
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: 3 to 4:30 pm, one day a week (day to be determined) plus preparation time from early April to early June 2018. Volunteer orientation and screening can take several weeks so apply as early as possible
Special Event Start Date: 2018-03-24
Special Event End Date: 2018-06-30
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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