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After-school program worker

Organization: Centre de Ressources Communautaires de la Basse-Ville/ Lowertown Community Resou

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Evenings; Days

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 8

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Aug 20, 2019


We are currently looking for a team of 8-10 volunteers to help with the after-school program in the Fall. There are 4 groups of children and youth (7-8 year olds, 9-10 year olds, 11-12 year olds, and 13-14 year olds) and their after school schedule is broken down into physical and artistic activities and snack time from 2:30 to 4:30 pm then homework club time from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.

We are looking for volunteers who enjoy being around children and have time to help for a few hours Monday to Friday (or a combination of those days) from 2:30 to 4:30 pm and/or 4:30 to 5:30 pm. You would be working with the youth workers who run the programs.




Ext: 307


Volunteer Opportunity Address
310 York Street (basement of York Public School)


Good for people interested in: Food preparation and services; Sports; Arts, Crafts and Photography

You will be working with: Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
You will gain experience working with children in a structured setting.
You will be a role model for children in the community.
You will be able to share your skills with others (be they artisitic or sport or knowledge based).

How will the organization benefit?
Regular support for the after-school program and being able to maintain a 1:8 ratio with the children.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - Seniors; Youth 16-24

Public transportation available: Yes

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes