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Bell High School - Community Living Class


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: Ottawa - West

Deadline: May 1, 2020


Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.
The Community Living Class at Bell High School serves students with special needs.


Opportunities for reading buddies, games, art and crafts, caller for time bingo, cooking, field trips computer skills. There are a maximum of 10 students per classroom. Bell would like to have volunteers join the program and share their interests and talents. They are always open to new ideas and they would be delighted to welcome you! A RECENT POLICE VULNERABLE SECTOR CHECK (PVSC) IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VOLUNTEER POSITIONS. (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 you can help, please register online on our website 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 for an interview to discuss the details/ scheduling. Thank you for your gift of time.


Anne Brouillard


Ext: 255


Volunteer Opportunity Address
Bell High School Nepean


Good for people interested in: Disability Support; Teaching/Tutoring; Mentoring

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Make a difference in the lives of students who need support. Help students 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?
Make a difference in the lives of students who need support. Help students to gain social, academic and life skills.

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; Groups

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes