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EarlyON Program Volunteer

Organization: Mothercraft Ottawa

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Weekends; Evenings

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 5

Location: Ottawa - South

Deadline: Sep 16, 2019


Mothercraft Ottawa’s EarlyON program is seeking volunteers to assist with a drop-in playgroup on Saturday mornings from 9-12 in Barrhaven.
This opportunity would be an excellent fit for those interested in pursuing careers in early childhood development/education or any family support or community based service.
Tasks will include but are not limited to working directly with children and families, assisting the facilitator with program delivery, set up, tear down, crafts and light cleaning.
Applicants must have a valid Police Record Check for the vulnerable sector and Standard First Aid/CPR.
Contact talor.bensonharper@mothercraft.com to apply.


Talor Benson-Harper


Ext: 228


Volunteer Opportunity Address
75 Waterbridge Dr. Ottawa ON


Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring; Event planning and participation; Arts, Crafts and Photography

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Children (0-10 years); Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This opportunity will provide excellent hands on experience for those who are interested in Early Childhood Education, child development and working with families from a variety of backgrounds.

How will the organization benefit?
Mothercraft will benefit from the additional support of a volunteer as we continue to deliver quality services and programs in our new location in Barrhaven. The families attending our drop-ins will benefit from a dynamic, engaging volunteer on site while attending our programs.

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

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

CPR certification required: Yes