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About the Position
Position #: 19631
OrganizationK-W AccessAbility
Position: Group Assistant - Fitness and Health
Location: 659 King Street East, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: KW AccessAbility is a member driven organization seeking to enhance the lives of physically disabled teens and adults in our community through advocacy, social and recreational programs and community involvement and education.
Description: Looking for volunteers in the health field who are encouraging, knowledgeable, motivating and who will help to create a positive space for our participants to achieve their health and wellness goals. Student volunteers will facilitate fitness and nutrition classes, and will provide one-on-one support to our members.
Training Details: All Volunteers are required to attend our volunteer orientation sessions.
Working Conditions: English Proficiency, confidentiality, ability to work without supervision. Physically able to assist members in participation of programs. This person must be able to work independently, have excellent communication skills, be friendly and outgoing.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Flexible for 2-4 hours per week.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Communication/Public Relations, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Coaching, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Self-Motivation, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.kwaccessability.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Edward Faruzel
Phone: 519-885-6640
Address: 659 King Street East Kitchener, N2G 2M4


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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