Program Facilitator

(Junior Achievement [Durham Region], Central Ontario)

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Position ID: V-OSH0912 Last Modified: 10 Dec 2019 Last Full Update: 10 Dec 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactBritton Nicol, Manager, Community Volunteers; Phone: (Business) 416-360-5252 ext 241; Email:
DutiesDeliver interactive financial literacy education programs to Grade 7 and 8 students * facilitate, act as a resource and role model, motivate 
Facilitate a Junior Achievement program in a classroom for a day * use JA interactive education programs to help students develop necessary business and life skills, to enter tomorrows’ workforce * act as a resource, motivate and be a role model * volunteer solo or with a colleague/friend or be matched with a partner * multiple programs to choose from, depending on your interests and skills
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BenefitsCan work with a partner friend or colleague * enhance your leadership, facilitation and presentation skills
ClientsElementary school students in Durham Region schools
Ages23 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForSeniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Leadership ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Public Speaking ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Volunteers can choose to volunteer as often as they would like * minimum requirement is the length of one school day and a one hour teleconference training session
Interaction LevelLarge Group ; Standard classes have approximately 30 students that you will be delivering the curriculum content to * classroom teacher will remain in the room at all times
Minimum Hours10 / Year
Dates and TimesVolunteering takes place during school hours Monday-Friday * volunteers should be available, at minimum, for the length of one school day.
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter ; Typically, volunteers are needed when school is in session (fall, winter, and the spring) * also need some volunteers in the summer for summer school programs
AccessibilityUnknown ; Volunteers visit local classrooms around Durham Region * if necessary, confirm accessibility with their assigned school
LocationProgram offered in Durham Schools - Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Bowmanville, Whitby, Courtice, Uxbridge
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided - Teleconference training ; Training session are via teleconference and last about one hour
TransportationCar required
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameJunior Achievement [Durham Region], Central Ontario
Office Phone416-360-5252
Address & Map
133 Richmond St W, Ste 405
Toronto, ON M5H 2L3
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