If you enjoy working with preschool children aged 3 to 5 years then this may well be the camp for you! It happens on a variety of dates and a variety of locations throughout the summer.
The camp will include crafts, games, gym time and song and circle time. They are looking for volunteers to commit to working every afternoon for at least one week, or more than one week if you can.
The key expectations of volunteers are:
Report to the program instructor.
Set up equipment required for the activity prior to the start of the program.
Greet children and parents and make them feel comfortable.
Keep track of attendance.
Initiate play with the children.
Interact with children at play stations.
Maintain a fun, safe and clean classroom environment.
Establish a fair play atmosphere.
Perform administrative tasks to support the program.
Other related duties as required.
Qualifications: They are looking for friendly volunteers who use their initiative. Of course you must love working with children. You need to be personable, responsible, flexible and follow directions well.
They also expect:
Communicates fluently in English.
Completion of grade 10.
One month’s experience working with children aged 3 to 5 years in a related setting.
Satisfactory Criminal Record Check.
Satisfactory completion of Child Protection Training (done in-house once you have been accepted in this position).
Go to www.volunteers.saanich.ca to sign up or contact Laesha Berry at 250-475-5502 or email firstname.lastname@example.org