About the Position
Position #: 21770
Position: Member - Youth Council
Location: 10 King Street West, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Are you between the ages of 13 and 17 and looking to meet and create with other young people? Are you looking for a new and exciting way to earn volunteer hours?
Join the Youth Council at THEMUSEUM, where you’ll get to share your passion for museums, arts and your community.
Description: Designed for students in Grades 8 – 12 who are looking for both a creative outlet and a learning opportunity in a safe, accessible, inspiring, youth-led environment. We want to awe, inspire, and enlighten you to contribute your diverse voice to the Youth Council.

You’ll have the opportunity to meet other young people and create an event or project that is for young people, by young people. Come and share your ideas and have your voice heard. Develop leadership and teamwork experience that you can use in the future with work, school, and life. Gain volunteer hours and an experience you can add to your resume. AND have fun!
Training Details: Will provide background and ongoing information during interview and meetings.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of every other month, starting on October 9 from 5:30-7pm.
Special Event Start Date: 2019-10-09
Special Event End Date: 2020-06-10
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Communication/Public Relations, Heritage/Museum
Skill(s): Collaboration, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Motivate Others, Creative Thinking, Problem Solving
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.THEMUSEUM.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Claire MacFarlane
Phone: 519-749-9387 Ext. 234
Address: 10 King Street West Kitchener, N2G 1A3


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Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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