The Boys and Girls Clubs of South Coast BC supports runs and Family Drop in Hub in Ladner, BC. The volunteer early years assistant will support staff, care, help with craft prep and general program needs in pre-school aged children in a social/recreational/early learning setting.
Boys and Girls Clubs of South Coast BC
Our Mission: to provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships, and develop confidence and skills for life.
Core Values: Belonging - Respect - Encouragement & Support - Working Together - Speaking Out
What is central to our success with kids is that Boys and Girls Clubs is uniquely great at developing meaningful and enduring relationships with kids that help them to know they matter, that we believe in them, and that they should believe in themselves.
Annually, we serve 12,000 children, youth, and families -- and no one is ever turned away due to an inability to pay.
Volunteers will support health and safety policies. They may be asked to prepare crafts and supervise children while they are creating their craft, read stories, sing songs, keep the play areas tidy to ensure safety, prepare snacks, help parents and children put toys away, and tidy the kitchen area when the children leave.
This position is on:
Tuesday and Wednesdays from 9:00 - 11:45
Wednesdays 12:30 - 3:30
Thursdays from 12:30 - 3:30
You would only be required to come in once per week.Qualifications:
You have some experience with groups of young children in a social/recreational or early-learning setting. You enjoy playing with young children, be engaging, patient and helpful.Volunteer skills:
Day Care, Day Programs
Teaching, Instructing, Tutoring, Facilitating
Multicultural and Language
Recreation and Sports
Group Leader, Host, Facilitator Role is suitable for:
13 - 18
English as a second language (ESL)
People with physical disabilitiesAdditional Information:
Activities are related to early learning so experience in this area is gained.
Letter of reference.
Foster a sense of community and belonging
Credit hours for college or university.
The successful volunteer will be open to committing for at least 3 months. Application, two references, criminal record check, orientation and training.How to apply:
www.bgcbc.ca or contact Emily directlyContact person:
Emily FraserContact phone:
604-324-3210Contact e-mail:email@example.com Volunteer Centre:
Vancouver Cause Tags:
Family & Children
Health, Social Services
Sport & Recreation
Community and Social Services