Summer Soccer Camp Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Royal City Soccer Club
Address: Burlington ON  L7M 1H7
Website: http://royalsoccer.com
Organizational Description: We are a non-profit organization that has been providing youth across Canada with job opportunities to work in a Camp setting. We provide excellent opportunities for youth to learn leadership, teamwork, and communication skills.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Volunteers are treated like staff and expected to maintain a good work ethic by assisting all staff onsite and providing a fun and safe learning atmosphere for campers. Volunteers should be energetic, enthusiastic, responsible and a team player. Volunteers are required to watch a brief volunteer video prior to camp starting.

Duties include assisting staff with:
- Soccer drills, warm ups and coaching
- Set up and helping with camp activities
- Assisting with supervision in the swimming pool
- Helping camp staff with any other needs that arise during the camp week
Skills Required: Skills that we would like to see in our volunteers are:
-Skills in soccer
-Comfort assisting with supervision in the swimming pool
-Experience or comfortable working with children ages 5-13
-Communication
-Comfortable working in groups
-Time-management
-Patience
-Passion for teaching/learning
-Skills in leadership
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Our volunteers have gained skills like:
-Teamwork
-Effective communication
-Leadership
-Problem solving
-Adaptability
Age: 17 and under, 18-30
Time Commitment: Daytime
Our volunteers are scheduled according to 3 pre-determined shifts: Mornings 8:30am -12:30pm; Afternoons 12:30pm to 4:30pm; Full Days 8:30am to 4:30pm Morning or afternoon sessions are approximately 4 hours/day (20 hours/week) and full day sessions are 8 hour/day (40 hours/week).
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: royalsoccer.com/manitoba/staff/
Closing Date: Aug 19, 2019