About the Position
Position #: 19740
OrganizationVolunteer Action Centre
Position: Youth Event Energizer - EPYC2018: Building Community (Waterloo)
Location: (Greenhouse) University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: EPYC2018: Building Community is a 2-part event for high school students designed to empower youth to be community leaders. They will develop personal and professional skills, learn about their community from Volunteer Centre staff and community leaders, and will have the chance to choose a community topic and work in a small group to develop interesting solutions!
Description: We are looking for caring and enthusiastic post-secondary students/young professionals to bring life, knowledge and passion to our events.

Each volunteer would be responsible for a group of 4-5 students. Under the guidance of staff at the Volunteer Action Centre, you will encourage positive discussion at your table, facilitate activities, and ensure participation from each teen in your group. Think of this as a short term Mentoring position.
Training Details: Training and orientation will be provided prior to the first event.
Working Conditions: Indoor event. Responsible for 4-5 teens.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 10:30-4:30
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 10:30-4:30

Availability for both events is required.
Special Event Start Date: 2018-04-22
Special Event End Date: 2018-05-06
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Communication/Public Relations, Special Events
Skill(s): Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Manage Meetings & Groups, Motivate Others, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.volunteerkw.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lily Viggiano
Phone: 519-742-8610
Address: 151 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2H 2M2


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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