Assistant Volunteerism Ambassador

(PIN - The People and Information Network)

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Position ID: V-GUE0073 Last Modified: 17 May 2022 Last Full Update: 17 May 2022
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementRe-engaged community through volunteerism
ContactHannah Senitt, Volunteerism Ambassador, PIN - The People and Information Network; Email:
DutiesVolunteers are needed to help build enthusiasm for volunteerism in Guelph and bring awareness to the needs of community agencies.  
PIN Network provides connections and leadership in Guelph and Wellington County to support development of individuals and organizations. We provide a hub for volunteer opportunities and engagement.  
Volunteers will work with PIN Networks' Volunteerism Ambassador and assist at events, pop-ups, resource development, campaigns and presentations. Tasks are flexible to the needs of the program and volunteers' interests, skills or learning goals. These may include: supporting in-person events (volunteer fairs, pop-up tables), preparing for presentations (research, script writing, slide development, speaking), assisting with digital media (type, infographic), campaign development and implantation or other tasks as interest, skill and program needs arise.  
Shift times and schedule may vary from week to week based on availability and program needs.  
This is a hybrid role with both in-person and online components.  
This role is a great fit for someone who is passionate about volunteerism, would like to learn more about community services or would like to gain experience working in an outreach role.
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being ; Decent Work and Economic Growth ; Partnerships to achieve the Goal
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BenefitsHybrid volunteer role (in-person and online)  
Opportunity to build your network  
Gain experience with planning and outreach work  
Show your capacity for customer service, presentation prep or campaign development and support  
Be appreciated for your hard work
ClientsResidents of Guelph
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Couples ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Customer / Sales Services ; Employment / Career Guidance ; Graphic Design ; Human Resources / Interviewing ; Information & Referral Services ; Marketing & Promotions ; Program Coordination / Support ; Research / Evaluation ; Social Media ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Writing / Editing ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Writing & Editing ; Communication skills - verbal, written and interpersonal  
Comfortable with interaction with others  
Personal passion and commitment to volunteerism  
Digital media, computer and software skills an asset  
Attention to detail  
Positive attitude, good judgement and reliable.  
Creativity an asset  
Self motivated, ability to work independently and as part of a team
Commitment LengthShort Term (Up to 4 months) - June to September 2022
Interaction LevelSmall Group - In-person and online
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesShifts and hours flexible to program needs and volunteer availability.
Seasons1-3 hours per week (depending on events or projects and volunteers schedule)
AccessibilityFully Accessible - When working on-line ; Unknown - when working in the community
Number of PositionsGuelph 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Start DateOn or after 01 Jun 2022
End Date30 Nov 2022
Display Until31 Oct 2022
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Organization NamePIN - The People and Information Network
Office Phone519-822-0912
Toll Free Phone1-866-693-3318
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55 Wyndham St N, Suite 4A
Guelph, ON N1H 7T8
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