Student Ambassador

Organization Details
Organization Name: Students for Herd Immunity
Address: Winnipeg MB  L6E 1P9
Website: https://www.studentsforherdimmunity.com/
Organizational Description: Students for Herd Immunity is a Canadian Non-Profit working to disseminate accurate, age-appropriate, and culturally relevant information about COVID-19 vaccines as a pivotal step to ending the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about us on our website: www.studentsforherdimmunity.com
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: **VIRTUAL OPPORTUNITY. Students for Herd Immunity's ambassadorship program is a 5-session program aimed to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to bring accurate and age-appropriate information about COVID-19 vaccines to the classroom. Developed in consultation with educators from the Harvard Teacher Fellows, Toronto District School Board, and Teach for America, Students for Herd Immunity's ambassadorship program helps prepare middle school, high school, and college students to lead conversations about COVID-19 vaccines and vaccination efforts in their local communities.
Skills Required: Willingness to learn!
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Public Speaking Skills, Medicine
Age: 17 and under, 18-30
Time Commitment: Daytime, Weekend
The program requires 1-3 hours weekly, including 1 hour weekly meetings on the weekend and 1-2 hours of asynchronous work to be completed.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Brandon
Central
Eastman
Interlake
Norman
Parkland
Thompson
Westman
Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Are supported
Requires child minding
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
Evaluation
Supervision
Training/Orientation
Volunteer Hours
How to Apply: Online: www.studentsforherdimmunity.com/contact-us
Closing Date: Nov 30, 2021