Bright Start Program Assistant

Organization Details
Organization Name: NorWest Co-op Community Health
Address: 785 Keewatin St
Winnipeg MB  R2X 3B9
Organizational Description: NorWest Co-op Community Health Centre has served the Inkster community in northwest
Winnipeg since 1972. NorWest is a forerunner in taking a multi-service, holistic, team approach to health care. We provide a wide range of health related services including medical care, counselling, education and community outreach.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5283
Description of Duties:

  • Set up and take down of toys and equipment

  • Prepare snacks and/or breakfast

  • Interact with families and children during program

  • Sanitizing and cleaning of toys when needed

Skills Required:

  • Friendly, welcoming, respectful

  • Social services experience an asset

  • Maintain confidentiality

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

  • Community program

  • Social services

  • Working with families and children

  • Public relations

  • Optional: program planning and facilitation

Age: 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

Volunteer shifts available:

  • Mondays 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Open Gym Northwood Community Centre

  • Tuesday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Bright Start Gilbert at Gilbert Park Gym

  • Wednesday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Bright Start Access at NorWest Co-op Community Health

  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    • Bright Start WestBrook at Weston Community Centre

Can commit to one or more days and locations

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
- Inkster
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Group - small, family and friends
Group - large, corporate and schools
Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Organization will provide: Supervision
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Oct 31, 2024