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About the Position
Position #: 16717
OrganizationBig Brothers Big Sisters of Waterloo Region
Position: Program Assistant - Game On!
Location: 30 Duke Street West, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 3W5, Canada
Impact Statement: Littles in this program are 2 times more likely to participate in extracurricular activities.
Description: Through the use of physical activity and group discussion, volunteers in the Game On! program provide males in Grade 7 and 8 with information and support regarding the importance of balanced eating and staying active. All program content and resources are provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Volunteers are partnered with another volunteer (consider recruiting a friend to facilitate with you!) to lead the group of up to 8 males. The Game On! program runs for 1.5 hours, once a week, for seven weeks. The program takes place in local elementary schools (specific location determined by volunteer preference and school availability), during school hours. Game On! Sessions run in the Fall, Winter, and Spring. Now accepting volunteers for the Winter 2018 Season!
Requirements: Confidentiality
Training Details: Our volunteers receive orientation, training and ongoing support. A detailed Game On! program manual is also provided to all volunteers along with all activity resources and necessary materials.
Working Conditions: Elementary schools in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and the surrounding Townships. Specific location determined by volunteer preference and school availability.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: The Game On! program runs for 1.5 hours, once a week, for seven weeks. The program occurs in local elementary schools (specific location determined by volunteer preference and school availability), during school hours.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Team Building, Coaching, Motivate Others, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.bbbswr.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Enrollment Team
Phone: 519-745-0180 Ext. 222
Address: 30 Duke Street West Kitchener, N2H 3W5

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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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