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Volunteer Liaison for Weekly Music Lessons


Organization: Carlington Community Chaplaincy

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 1

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Nov 30, 2019


Support members of the Carlington community to access free music lessons for approximately 3 hrs on Wednesday evenings (between 5:30-8:30 pm). We need someone to open/close our space, support our music teacher and students as they arrive/leave, and communicate with participants if there is a change in schedule.

Volunteer must be over the age of 18, have strong people and organizational skills. Police Record Check for Vulnerable Sector required.

The successful applicant must be comfortable working with a diverse demographic, and sensitive to the challenges and needs of those living in social housing.





Volunteer Opportunity Address
1465 Caldwell Ave, Unit 102
Ottawa ON K1Z 8L9


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

You will be working with: Men; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Opportunity to enhance skills around effective communication, group dynamics, and working with diverse people. Meet wonderful people and be part of a community.

How will the organization benefit?
We can continue to offer free music lessons for folks living in social housing who would otherwise be unable to pay for music lessons.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - None of the above

Public transportation available: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes

Police record check required: Yes