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Pathway to Education Rexdale - Mentoring Volunteer


  • Virtual Opportunity
  • WHEN
    Ongoing

COVID-19 notes:

  • We have relaxed criteria for posting volunteer opportunities due to the urgent need for COVID-19 Response. Volunteers are responsible for confirming the legitimacy of the group or organization(s) they are working with. Never hand over money or confidential information to groups looking for volunteers.
  • Please confirm that the organization you want to volunteer with can ensure your safety.

DESCRIPTION

Group Mentoring Responsibilities
• Responsible adults 20 years of age and older
• Complete all training requirements
• Commit a minimum of 2 to 4 hours per week
• Provide social/emotional support to youth through participating in inclusive and engaging mentoring group activities
• One to three nights every week in the evening after school hours during the school year, with breaks throughout the year.
• Work with other mentors in groups of 10 -15 students
• Help bring about leadership skills, a sense of belonging, increased self-esteem, positive relationships with youth, mentors and adults.

Screening:
• In-person interview
• Program orientation
• Complete the volunteer intake package
• Vulnerable sector criminal background check (done free of charge)
• Provide Two reference checks

Training:
• Mentoring Handbook to read
• Successes and what to expect
• Relationships and boundaries
• Confidentiality and disclosures
• Appropriate and prohibited activities
• Policies and procedures
• How to approach difficult behaviors
• One mandatory 3 hour in-person training session

Who You'll be Assisting

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Rexdale Community Health Centre

Rexdale Community Health Centre is a multi-service Centre offers free quality health care, community support and activities for women, children, families, youth, adult and seniors of diverse cultures.


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

Rexdale Community Health Centre

Rexdale Community Health Centre is a multi-service Centre offers free quality health care, community support and activities for women, children, families, youth, adult and seniors of diverse cultures.