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About the Position
Position #: 16188
OrganizationCarizon Family and Community Services
Position: Mentors - Pathways to Education
Location: Chandler-Mowat (222 Chandler Dr) and Kingsdale (72 Wilson Ave) Community Centres in Kitchener
Impact Statement: Carizon is a multi-service community organization committed to improving the future of individuals and families through supportive, therapeutic and preventative programs.
Description: Mentors provide social and emotional support through mentoring activities and discussions with high school aged students. Mentors should be willing to share their life and career experiences with youth to inspire them to succeed. Planned activities are fun and engaging.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Mentors will receive orientation to prepare them to interact effectively as mentors for high school age students.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: 3 hours per week during after school hours. Location is Chandler Mowat Community Centre and Kingsdale Community Centre. Mentoring runs in 3 sessions (Fall, Winter, Spring).
Special Event End Date: 2005-01-01
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Recreation/Sports, Teaching/Tutoring
Skill(s): Coaching, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others, Sensitivity
How to Apply
Application File:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Katie McArthur
Phone: 519-743-6333 Ext. 243
Address: 400 Queen Street South Kitchener, N2G 1W7
Volunteer Action Centre
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