Counsellor In Training (C.I.T.)

Organization Details
Organization Name: Winnipeg Humane Society
Address: 45 Hurst Way
Winnipeg MB  R3T 0R3
Website: http://www.winnipeghumanesociety.ca
Organizational Description: To protect animals from suffering and to promote their welfare and dignity.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: The Counsellor in Training Program (14-15 years) is a volunteer opportunity for youth who wish to support our counsellors under the supervisor of our Lead Counsellor and/or Camp Coordinator during spring (March 30-April 3) or summer; Help provide a positive atmosphere for children (6-12 years), assist in preparing crafts, organizing games, replenish supplies, assist with small group activities including animal interactions.
Skills Required: - Happy and positive attitude towards other children and adults;
- Desire and ability to work with children indoors or outdoors;
- Attend and participate in training sessions;
- Keen interest and committed to animals and their care.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Child care, teaching, camp counsellor,
Age: 17 and under
Time Commitment: Daytime
Spring Break (March 30 - April 3) Summer Break (July 6 - August 28)
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Online: www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=2079509364
Closing Date: May 15, 2020