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About the Position
Position #: 19560
OrganizationJunior Achievement of Waterloo Region Inc.
Position: Volunteer Instructors- Dollars with Sense - In-School Program Delivery
Location: Various schools within Waterloo Region; volunteer office shown
Impact Statement: Dedicated volunteers are at the core of JA’s impact on Canadian youth.

JA volunteers are generous, talented and inspiring. They come from a variety of business areas and share one common goal:

educating students and inspiring them to achieve their highest potential.
Description: Junior Achievement needs volunteers to teach the Dollars with Sense program all through the school year. Each volunteer chooses a school and date from our program schedule that best fits their schedule. Volunteers can deliver the program solo or be partnered with another JA Volunteer. Volunteers are encouraged to share their personal experiences with the students and help them learn about being financially responsible and being SMART consumers.
Training Details: Junior Achievement will provide each volunteer with 1.5 hours of training and provide them with an easy-to-follow program guide. Each volunteer is also provided with all materials needed to facilitate the Economics for Success program.
Working Conditions: In school program delivery.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: All Dollars with Sense in-school teaching days run the length of one full school day (8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) Starting in October.
Age: 20+
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, Teaching/Tutoring, Accounting/Finance
Skill(s): Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Plan & Co-ordinate, Managing Money, Presenting
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Jeff Wigle
Phone: 519-576-6610 Ext. 4
Address: 40 Shirley, Kitchener, ON, Canada Kitchener, N2B 2E2


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