Volunteer Opportunity
YWCA YOUTH EDUCATION GUIDE TO HIGH SCHOOL IN PERSON FACILITATORS
Volunteer Description

The YWCA Metro Vancouver will be running after-school programs this fall to support Grade 7 students in their transition to high school. A team of staff and volunteers deliver pre-planned curriculum on topics such as healthy living, social media, friendship, peer pressure, bullying, and mindsets to a group of 15-20 Grade 7 students. As a volunteer, you will provide mentorship and support to students by validating participant experiences, welcoming and connecting with the youth during the sessions, sharing personal stories on diverse topics, and answering participants' questions. Volunteers can choose to volunteer at a Vancouver or Surrey school where they will help to lead t a 2-hour program once a week for 8 weeks.

 

Volunteer Details: 

  • 25-35 hours commitment from September to December

  • In person program hosted at a elementary or secondary school in Surrey or Vancouver

  • 2-3 hours per week

  • Programs runs 8 weeks

  • Training provided

  • Volunteer who are 15 years or older are welcome to apply

 

Details
Location
elementary or secondary school in Surrey or Vancouver
Program
Youth Education
Roles Available
Facilitator
Number of Volunteers
80-100
Date
September to December 2022
Time
M-F, 2:30-5:30pm (please note times vary at different locations)
Type
Individual Volunteering
How to Apply

Apply for the Spring program here.