Stroller Hike Volunteer

(East Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St)

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Position ID: V-GUE2781 Last Modified: 23 Mar 2018 Last Full Update: 23 Mar 2018
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementMake a difference in your community!
ContactBarb Carscadden, Manager, Community & Volunteer Engagement, East Wellington Community Services; Phone: (519) 856-2113; Fax: (519) 856-1498; Email:
DutiesVolunteer will hike a 4 km trail at the Rockwood Conservation area, helping to ensure Stroller Hike parents/caregivers are staying on the trail. May assist by holding a baby, or pushing a stroller. May assist at the registration table before the hike begins and afterwards by taking part in post-hike exercises.
BenefitsAs a volunteer you will receive free entry into the Conservation area.
ClientsClients are parents/caregivers along with their babies in strollers.
Ages15 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestChild & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Event Coordination & Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Leadership ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Must enjoy the outdoors, be physcially fit and able to hike up and down hills for 4 km in summer weather.
Commitment LengthShort Term (Up to 4 months) ; Program offered May 2 - October 2; ongoing applications are welcomed throughout the program duration.
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group ; Interactions will be with individuals who are taking part in a group hike.
Minimum Hours1.5 / Week
Dates and TimesWednesday: Morning (9:45 - 11:45 am)
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Hike does not take place in the rain.
LocationRockwood Conservation Area
Number of PositionsRockwood: 3 individual(s) 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
TransportationVolunteer must make find their own way to location.
Application Deadline30 Apr 2018
Police CheckRequired
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Start DateOn or after 02 May 2018
End Date03 Oct 2018
Display Until31 May 2018
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Organization NameEast Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St
Office Phone519-833-9696
Address & Map
45 Main St
Erin, ON N0B 1T0
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Mailing AddressBox 786 
Erin, ON N0B 1T0