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Early Learning Enrichment Volunteer

Child Care Centre

K-W Habilitation


   About the Position

Impact Statement
Volunteers can make a difference in the life of a child - and yours too!

Description
Volunteers provide support to children in licensed centre-based care. Through games and activities, volunteers aid in the development of children's problem solving skills, pro-social skills, self-management of behaviour and coping skills. Volunteers also have the opportunity to promote wellness using their own skills and knowledge of health and wellness (yoga, Brain Gym, physical fitness, etc.). Volunteers are connected with a Resource Consultant and will provide support on a 1:1 basis and to the classroom.

Activities may include:
- participating in structured games,
- reading and playing with children,
- role modelling positive behaviours, and
- providing support to help children navigate through their daily routines and activities.


Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 16+

COVID-19 Vaccination Required: Yes

Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth, Accessibility

Skill(s): Supervision, Communicate in Plain Language, Problem Solving, Accountability, Playing


Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Orientation and training provided by KW Habilitation.
Working Conditions: Various day care locations.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Transportation: On a bus route


Time Commitment

Duration: 4 - 6 months
Weekday - Daytime
2.5 - 4 hours per week between the hours of 8:00 am and 6:00 pm.

   Contact Information
http://www.kwhab.ca
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Beth Wilson
519-744-6307 Ext. 1264
99 Ottawa St. S. Kitchener, N2G 3S8
Kitchener,Waterloo,Cambridge
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1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610

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9 am - 4 pm
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