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Content Curator   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
PIN - The People and Information Network
Purpose of Position: 
PIN - People and Information Network is the number one source for volunteer opportunities, community information and nonprofit leadership in Guelph and Wellington.  
 
In service of this mission, PIN is developing new training and support resources for volunteers, volunteer managers, board members and community leaders in Guelph-Wellington region. To support this effort, PIN is currently seeking local volunteers to join our Curriculum Development Team as content curators. A content curator is an individual who excels at helping others makes sense of a knowledge domain. 
 
As a part of this team, you will be curating links, resources, training material and other relevant content to support the training needs of nonprofits and charities in the Guelph-Wellington Region. Through this work, you will play a vital role in building, improving and sustaining the capacity of local nonprofits and charities to do ‘good work’.  
 
Primary Responsibilities: 
 
Imagine you have access to a hot-tub time machine and can go back to communicate a past version of yourself who is at the onset of your current career and professional responsibilities. Knowing what you know now about your area of expertise, what links, resources and other useful information would you share with an earlier version of yourself?  
 
Work with PIN team to collect, curate and assemble repositories of links, resources and other content to support the training objectives of PIN’s Curriculum Development Team. Topics may include: Board governance, succession planning, fundraising, volunteer management, etc. 
 
Additional Responsibilities 
 
Locate and evaluate valuable content.  
Sorting, organizing and structuring content in a way that is accessible to participants of varied experiences and expertise.  
Contextualizing content to help make it as meaningful as possible to a specific audience.  
Promote content on social media and other channels to promote content and learning opportunities. 
Monitoring and evaluating how participants and learners interact the content 
Refining content sources and curating content repositories over time so it continues to add value to participants. 
 
Requirements: 
Knowledge of current challenges and opportunities in the nonprofit and charitable sector 
Knowledge of current training, trends, courses, and best practices within each knowledge area.  
Excellent written and oral communication skills.  
Ability to work independently and as a part of a team. 
Ability to conduct research and synthesize information specific to each knowledge area.
Curriculum Developer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
PIN - The People and Information Network
Purpose of Position: 
PIN - People and Information Network is the number one source for volunteer opportunities, community information and nonprofit leadership in Guelph and Wellington.  
 
In service of this mission, PIN is developing new training and support resources for volunteers, volunteer managers, board members and community leaders in Guelph-Wellington region. To support this effort, PIN is currently seeking volunteers to join our Curriculum Development Team as course developers.  
 
As a part of this team, you will be creating new curriculum, courses and content to support the training needs of nonprofits and charities in the Guelph-Wellington Region. Through this work, you will play a vital role in building, improving and sustaining the capacity of local nonprofits and charities to do ‘good work’.  
 
Primary Responsibilities: 
 
Work with PIN team to produce, develop and deliver engaging online or in-person workshops on topics specific to the current focus of PIN’s Curriculum Development Team (topics may include: Board governance, succession planning, fundraising, volunteer management, etc).  
 
You will be leading every aspect of the curriculum development - from identifying training needs to developing focused lessons to evaluating participant learning outcomes.  
 
Additional Responsibilities 
 
Conduct research and analysis to understand knowledge and capacity gaps of prospective participants and learners.  
Prepare and create focused lessons, courses, learning resources, assignments to respond to training needs of participants.  
Identify potential participants, promote course offerings and solicit learner participation. 
Create assessment and evaluation materials. Monitoring and evaluating how participants and learners interact with the courses. 
Refining courses over time so it continues to add value to participants. 
 
Requirements 
 
Knowledge of current challenges and opportunities in the nonprofit and charitable sector 
Knowledge of current training models, trends, courses, and best practices within each knowledge domain.  
Excellent written and oral communication skills.  
Ability to work independently and as a part of a team. 
Ability to conduct research and synthesize information specific to the needs of the workshop participants.  
Proficiency in facilitating online or in-person workshops, using software (eg: Zoom, Powerpoint) or “hardware” (eg: post-it notes, white-boards) to keeping the audience engaged. 
 
Complete and submit: 
Resume 
Cover Letter 
Volunteer Application Form 
Please submit all inquiries and applications to abhi@PINnetwork.ca
PIN - The People and Information Network
Purpose of Position: To assist PIN team in the development on the Youth Engagement (YE) Project; an initiative to provide opportunities for youth to gain Community Involvement hours, gain an understanding of volunteerism and its value and to connect with community in a meaningful way.  
 
Primary Responsibilities:  
 
• Work with peers and PIN team to brainstorm, create, guide and lead the Youth Engagement Project including Weekly themes volunteer opportunities, DIY resources and existing roles with nonprofits and charities.  
• Assist in outreach; creation of new YE roles with PIN.  
• Assist in outreach via social media, word of mouth, schools, clubs, etc.  
• Assist to create a weekly info and engagement session for youth that shares and asks for feedback.  
• Provide feedback and support to the creation of a virtual summit for Fall 2021.  
 
Secondary Responsibilities:  
 
Assist PIN team in administrative tasks that support the YE Project. This may include: mailing, photocopying, filing. Volunteers may be asked to participate in PIN promotion initiatives.
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Virtual - The sessions will be conducted via Zoom.
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Select an appropriate workout routine that does not require any equipment 
• Provide a suitable sound system for music to be audible for participants through online meeting tools 
• Select the music and dance routine in advance 
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the moves 
• Demonstrate simple steps that can be easily followed 
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the conversation partner is treated with dignity and respect 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Knitting Circle Volunteer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Through Online tools namely Zoom
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Teach knitting skills and lead the conversation circle  
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the steps 
• Demonstrate using simple language the steps that can be easily followed 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the participants are treated with dignity and respect 
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Tai Chi Volunteer   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington
Virtual - The sessions will be conducted via Zoom.
• Welcome the group and facilitate the session  
• Select an appropriate workout routine that does not require any equipment 
• Provide a suitable sound system for music to be audible for participants through online meeting tools 
• Ensure that participants are able to follow the moves 
• Demonstrate simple steps that can be easily followed 
• Record the time spent volunteering and preparing for the session that will include practicing and the actual session.  
• Maintain a warm and welcoming environment where the participants are treated with dignity and respect 
• Communicate any concerns or challenges to the program coordinator
Innovation Guelph, Business Support Services
Volunteer Mentors: Every client in the Rhyze Ventures program is matched with a volunteer mentor.  
 
The Rhyze Ventures program is currently looking for women business leaders and seasoned entrepreneurs to volunteer as mentors in our upcoming cohort of women entrepreneurs.  
 
Each volunteer mentor is paired with two carefully matched mentees (Rhyze Ventures clients) that considers their program stream, business stage, industry, goals, learning styles, and personality factors.  
 
If anyone in your network is interested in this volunteer opportunity, please connect them with the Rhyze Ventures team at rhyzeventures@innovationguelph.ca and we would be happy to have a call with them to discuss this in more detail.
Connect-ED | GROUP 3A Participant   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Career Education Council Guelph Wellington Dufferin
- Meet and work alongside other participants to create content that suits the needs of community partners 
- Actively participate in conversations  
- Actively contribute suggestions
Connect-ED | GROUP 3B Participant   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Career Education Council Guelph Wellington Dufferin
- Meet and work alongside other participants to create content that suits the needs of community partners 
- Actively participate in conversations  
- Actively contribute suggestions
Guelph (City of). City Hall, Guelph - Carden St - City Hall, Accessibility Services
Currently virtual, with post-pandemic in-person meetings at Guelph City Hall.
We seek interested candidates who understand the value of relationship building through a positive and respectful approach and who identify with any of the following experience: 
• Understanding and identifying methods to remove barriers that increase universal accessibility, 
• Advising from a public education perspective methods of identifying and removing barriers, 
• Familiarity with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), 
• Advising on accessible website development and accessible graphic design; can be an understanding of the WCAG 2.0 Level AA from the designer perspective or the user experience (UX), 
• Advising on education methods/effective idea sharing, 
• Identify within the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) community and have an understanding of barriers experienced by people with disabilities, 
• Advocating and/or speaking in support of an idea or course of action from an ally perspective; and/or 
• Thinking from an inclusive lens.  
 
Representation from all areas of Guelph is desired. The Guelph Barrier Free Committee is committed to ensuring our members and Board reflects the community we serve. Our recruitment processes strive to ensure a diversity of backgrounds and experiences are represented.
Group Leader - Volunteer Advocate   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Results Canada
We are a grassroots advocacy organization that believes in mobilizing everyday people to use their voices to generate the political will to end extreme poverty.  
 
We combine the voices of our volunteers with strategic areas of focus to leverage resources for programs and improved policies that give people living in poverty the health, education and opportunity they need to thrive. Whether it’s writing letters to the editor (LTEs), using social media or engaging with parliamentarians, our passionate volunteers positively impact people living in low-and middle income countries.  
 
If you’re ready to learn about advocacy and committed to taking action every month, join us! 
 
We are specifically looking for group leaders to start a new group in the Guelph-Wellington area. Leaders organize their group's monthly meetings online, support their volunteers in taking advocacy action, and send progress reports to Results.
Assistant Editor   Centre Wellington  East Wellington  Guelph  North Wellington  South Wellington 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association
Sending monthly email updates to members of the association.
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Physical distancing is helping to flatten the curve, but created more isolation. Note of Hope is an initiative to help clients & volunteer feel more connected to the community and the Guelph CHC. Volunteers are making it a special day by writing positive messages that are being sent to clients or included in Groceries from The SEED and Food Access deliveries.  
 
Help us by creating artwork or kind notes of encouragement and hope. Keep your messages general and avoid including personal information.  
 
Some examples:  
We hope this note find you well & brings you a smile  
Sending you good thoughts, Take Care 
We hope you are doing well, have a wonderful day 
Sending you good thoughts & a big smile 
We are thinking about you & hope you are well 
Have a Wonderful Day! 
 
Volunteers are encouraged to use plain card stock and art supplies, to get creative and decorate with markers, coloured pencils and/or stickers. In other words, unleash their compassion and creativity in an 1/4 page size. 
 
 
Please note: By returning artwork & notes to GCHC volunteers are releasing for GCHC use & may be photocopied or posted on Social Media
Wyndham House, Guelph - 106 Woolwich St, Administrative Office
Your own home
We are looking for volunteers willing to bake a tasty treat for Wyndham House youth residents and clients.
Family Counselling and Support Services for Guelph-Wellington, Distress Line Program
*To be disclosed upon acceptance into the program
• Using a solution-focused practice, you will be required to engage with community members through our telephone services and provide them with emotional support, assist them with goal or safety planning, and refer them to resources that promote their well-being.  
• Complete relevant respondent documentation/profiles  
• Consistently demonstrate key social service skills such as: Active Listening, Empathy, Etc. 
• Act in accordance with ministry and agency regulations 
• Ensure a holistic, quality approach to client care consistent with FCSSGW’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan
Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living
Guelph Public Library - Downtown Library
WE Breastfeed & Chestfeed program supports parents feeding human milk in any way, in any amount. Parents can receive support in two ways. One-to-one telephone support with trained and experienced parent-volunteers or weekly drop-in Breastfeeding & Chestfeed Cafes. Cafe is offered in an online format and is a great place for parents to socialize with other breastfeeding / chestfeeding families and get support with challenges. 
 
Become trained to offer support and lead group sessions providing feeding & parenting support to other parents. Keep logs of supporting, track hours, remain in good communication with the program coordinator. 
 
 
IMPORTANT Information:  
 
Volunteers in this role are required to have had breastfeed or chestfeeding experience. Please consider joining this program as an administrative support or in a health promotion role if you do not have breast or chest feeding experience.  
 
Guelph CHC acknowledges the importance of Peer-led work and offers 20 hours of training for this position but also ask for a minimum 6 month commitment. 
 
One of our strategic aims to build capacity in our community. Volunteers in this role must have a connection to Guelph.