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.

Deliverables/Duties: 

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.

Qualifications: 

Good communication skills, patience and caring individuals needed.

Volunteer skills: 
Role is suitable for: 
Senior
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: 
http://volunteergrandparents.ca/school-grandparent-program/
Contact person: 
Veronica Grossi
Contact phone: 
604-736-8271
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Education & Research
Seniors
Youth Development
Mission:
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:
10
Position start/end date:
16 Sep 2019
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Unspecified BC, BC