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Heart of the City Piano Program - volunteers needed

Organization: Ottawa Network for Education - Ottawa Volunteers in Education

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 10

Location: Flexible

Deadline: Mar 1, 2019


The Heart of the City Piano Program is committed to bringing the joy of music to the lives of the socio-economically under-privileged children of Ottawa.


Requires a recent vulnerable sector police check (PVSC) clearance for service with the vulnerable sector. (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If interested please contact the Heart of the City Program Piano Program Coordinator(s) at : uottawa.hcpp@gmail.com. After you are pre-approved by the Heart of the City Coordinator(s) please go ahead and register on-line at: www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time to meet to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.


Anne Brouillard


Ext: 255


Volunteer Opportunity Address
various schools


Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring

You will be working with: Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Make a difference in the lives of children and youth who are at-risk. Help children and youth to gain social, academic and life skills. Competencies Developed: Interpersonal communication. Plan and co-ordinate. Needs assessment. Coaching. Develop others. Problem-solving. Respect. Adaptability. Understanding diversity. Support communication. Creative thinking.

How will the organization benefit?
Students you support will gain: improved academic skills self-confidence increased sense of self-worth

Organization category: Education and research

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes