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About the Position
Position #: 16155
OrganizationJunior Achievement of Waterloo Region Inc.
Position: Company Program Mentor - JA Company Program 2017/18
Location: 40 Shirley Avenue, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Students involved in this Junior Achievement program learn all the ins and outs of building their own corporation, including selling shares to gain capital, production and promotion of their chosen product, electing a management team, conducting board-meetings, keeping up to date financial records, producing share-holder reports, and more. At the end of the year, students and volunteers will attend an awards banquet to celebrate their success.
Description: Volunteer Mentors are needed to guide high school students as they plan and run short term businesses. This after-school program runs for approximately 20 weeks out of Waterloo, Kitchener, and Cambridge. Volunteers must have strong communication skills, patience and a sense of humour!

To apply, please visit our website
Requirements: English Proficiency, Specialized Training
Training Details: Comprehensive training program is provided for all Company Program volunteers.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: After-School Company Program runs from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. from mid-October to mid-April.
Age: 21+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Leadership/Management, Teaching/Tutoring
Skill(s): Motivate Others, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Creative Thinking, Problem Solving, Thought Leadership (Innovation), Managing Money
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website: http://www.jacanada.org/waterloo
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Holly Wiseman
Phone: 519-579-6610 Ext. 3
Address: 40 Shirley Avenue Kitchener, N2B 2E2


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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