School Volunteer Grandparent

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Position description: 

Volunteers over the age of 50 are needed for our 'School Volunteer Program' that connects screened volunteers with elementary school students in Burnaby and Vancouver school districts.


School Grandparents generally commit to contribute a minimum 2 hours a week during the school year. Volunteers can participate in a variety of activities: listening, reading, arts, crafts, and special events at the discretion of the individual educator or school.


Good communication skills, patience and caring individuals needed.

Volunteer skills: 
Role is suitable for: 
Additional Information: 

Volunteers will be invited to an Annual Appreciation Event. Criminal records check and screening process involved before placements in the school. Volunteers who are accepted into the program receive a program orientation. Please call us for more details- 604-736-8271

How to apply:
Contact person: 
Veronica Grossi
Contact phone: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Education & Research
Youth Development
Our mission is to bridge and enrich the generations by fostering intergenerational understanding, communication and cooperation between the generations.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
16 Sep 2019
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Unspecified BC, BC