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Position # 4193
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph, Mentoring Services for Children and Youth
Position Big Bunch Leader - Community-Based Group Mentoring
Location Guelph (various locations)
Impact Statement Expand possibilities for young people by introducing them to new activities and increasing their social connections.
Description A Big Bunch Leader will be a positive influence to a group of children. Volunteers will work together to plan and implement outings for the group. They will meet with the group on a consistent basis, usually 2 times per month and will transport the children to and from the event. The volunteers are provided with a budget to plan a mixture of outdoor and indoor activities and excursions for their group. Children are grouped by age and sometimes by gender, with about 3 volunteers per group.
Required Information References Required
Training Details Training is provided on child safety & disclosure, and on relationship building.
Once matched, support from a professional caseworker is provided ongoingly.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail Outings are organized around volunteer availability, but must be held on a regular and consistent basis. 2 outings per month run from September-December, and from January-June.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group, Older Adults/Seniors, Couples
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Leadership/Management, Recreation/Sports, Youth
Skill(s) Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Accountability, Empathy, Respect
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Contact Andrea Azevedo
Phone 519-824- 5154 Ext. 227
Address 285 Woolwich Street Guelph, N1H 3V8
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