Volunteers assist our support workers in their interaction with and instruction to our participants, gaining extremely valuable experience in a fun and exciting setting! Volunteers will role modeling proper participation, providing lots of positive encouragement to our participants, assisting with equipment set up and take down and more!
DATES: Monday, July 24-Friday, July 28
TIMES: 9:00 am-12:30 pm and/or 12:45-2:15 pm
LOCATION: Newton Athletic Park turf field
*Program Orientation: Wed, June 28; 6:30-8:30 pm @ CAN office (2020 Yukon St, Vancouver)
DELIVERABLES/DUTIES: *Assist support workers in their interaction with and instruction to participants
*Assist with visual tools that are used to complement communication with participants
*Set up and take down sports equipment
*Model proper participation to participants
*Contribute to a fun and safe environment!
QUALIFICATIONS: *Must be 16 yrs+
*No autism or sports expertise required -- volunteers work closely with trained and qualified staff
*Volunteers must be enthusiastic, patient and team-oriented!
*Volunteers must enjoy working with children and motivated to make a difference!
HOW TO APPLY:
Email us to day and we will send you our online application!