Volunteer
570 York Street, YMCA of Fredericton
Posted 10 months ago

Volunteer – Family Friend Facilitators

The YMCA of Fredericton responds to critical social needs in the community and works to provide solutions. Located downtown Fredericton, we are a hub for children, youth and families to gather and grow together. Our programming is designed to allow everyone the opportunity to reach their full potential.  By nurturing the potential of children, youth and adults, the YMCA connects people to life-building opportunities, to each other and enhances their quality of life.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Family Friend Facilitators will report to Manager of Community Impact and will enjoy engaging with youth and families.

RESPONSIBILITIES and QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Read, sign off and follow the YMCA Staff and Volunteer Guide and the Child Protection Policy and Procedures.
  • Positive Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Adult Facilitators:
    • 25 years old or above
    • To engage with the parents with experiences to share.
    • Should be person centered and trauma informed
    • Willing to be further trained
  • Child Facilitators:
    • 16 years old or above
    • To act as childminders during our sessions
    • Comfortable with youth who are primarily 5-10 (Ages may vary).
    • Should be person centered and trauma informed
    • Willing to be further trained.
  • Positive Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Ability to communicate effectively

COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:

Commitment to Organization Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, strategic outcomes and values.

Business Orientation: Develops plans and takes action with a view to developing programs and services that will generate results.

Child and Youth Focused: Commits to assisting growth and development among children and youth.

Diversity: Appreciates that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring a richness to the YMCA.

Initiative: Does the right thing at the right time without being asked.

Leadership: Guides, motivates and inspires self and others to take action to achieve desired outcomes.

Outcome Thinking: Visualizes, understands and articulates YMCA outcomes and formulates strategies, plans and actions for achievement.

Relationship Building and Collaboration: Builds positive interactions both internally and externally to achieve work related goals.

Quality Focus: Ensures that YMCA programs and services are superior.

 

Please attach your resume to this post or send your resume to: Human Resources Coordinator (hr@ymcafredericton.org)

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2023-07-18T16:07:46+00:00July 14th, 2023|

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