Social Club Facilitator

(Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre)

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Position ID: V-GUE0090 Last Modified: 30 Mar 2022 Last Full Update: 30 Mar 2022
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementPromoting inclusion and decreasing isolation
ContactAriel Haines, Program Manager, Community of Hearts; Phone: 519-826-9056; Email: programmanager@communityofhearts.ca
DutiesWe are looking for passionate volunteers to facilitate and support our Social Club programming!  
-Supporting individuals with developmental disabilities take part in social activities in an inclusive, safe and accessible manner 
-Help promote engagement and support participants socializing with one another  
-Lead a social based activity  
-Set up for social activities in our Centre space  
-Tear down/lock up after social activities
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being ; Reduced Inequality
More Info Linkhttps://communityofhearts.ca/
BenefitsThis is a great opportunity to support members of our community to build they social skills and reduce their isolation. You will get to meet some fantastic members in the community and lead fun and interactive activities. Many of the people we support have been extremely isolated over the last two years and you can be a part of providing them with opportunities to socialize and meet others again!  
This is also a great way to gain more experience in the social services industry and develop your resume/gain a new reference.
ClientsAdults (16+) with developmental disabilities looking to become more engaged in their community, meet new people, develop their social skills and/or have some fun!
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Community Outreach ; Culture & Heritage ; Event Coordination & Support ; Music & Performing Arts ; Recreation & Sports ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Leadership ; Mentoring & Training ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group - Approx 1-10
Minimum Hours3 / Month
Dates and TimesFriday: Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationCommunity of Hearts, 55 Wyndham St North, Guelph, ON
Number of PositionsGuelph 
 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit
Application Deadline30 Apr 2022
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsFirst Aid (We can support you getting this)
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/communityof.hearts
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/cohguelph/?hl=en
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre
Office Phone519-826-9056
E-Mailinfo@communityofhearts.ca
Websitecommunityofhearts.ca
Address & Map
Old Quebec Street Mall
55 Wyndham St N, Unit T28
Guelph, ON N1H 7T8
 
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Mailing Addressc/o Shera Mekhail