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Family Place Assistant

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Position description: 

We are looking for volunteers to provide a safe, happy atmosphere for children and parents in the playroom of our Family Place. This includes opening procedures, supervising and playing with children, preparing and serving snacks, and clean up. Interact with children in a kind and respectful manner.
Family place is open at:
*South House (4460 Beresford Street) Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 am
*Brentwood Family Place (4430 Halifax Street) Wednesday and Fridays from 9:30-11:30am


Ability to work with large groups of toddlers and preschoolers. Energetic, patient, good at conflict resolution, with a sense of developmental levels and abilities. All volunteers are required to complete a volunteer application form, interview, current criminal check, and attend a volunteer orientation and early years training.

Role is suitable for: 
English as a second language (ESL)
Additional Information: 

Fluency in another language would be an asset (i.e. Korean, Hungarian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Farsi or Russian).

How to apply: 
Apply by email: janiceh@burnabynh.ca
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Position start/end date:
20 Sep 2016
Time Committment:
0 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Burnaby Neighbourhood House
Burnaby, BC