About the Position
Position #: 19398
OrganizationVolunteer Action Centre
Position: Event Energizer / Facilitator - EPYC2019: Transforming Spaces Event (Kitchener/Waterloo)
Location: Kitchener City Hall, King Street West, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: EPYC2019: Transforming Spaces 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 will 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
Time Detail: Kitchener/Waterloo: Saturdays April 13 & 27 from 10:30am - 4:30pm at Kitchener City Hall (April 13) & St. Paul's Greenhouse, University of Waterloo (April 27)
Special Event Start Date: 2019-04-13
Special Event End Date: 2019-04-27
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, Communication/Public Relations, Special Events
Skill(s): Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Manage Meetings & Groups, Motivate Others, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.volunteerWR.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Sydney Atwood
Phone: 519-742-8610
Address: 151 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2H 2M2


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