Are you seeking a meaningful volunteer experience where you can help enrich the lives of children and youth? Volunteering with BGC Durham is great opportunity to give back to community, expand your social and professional network, gain leadership experience, and enhance your skill set.
Volunteers are the backbone of the great work we do at BGC. We rely on the efforts of volunteers and staff to ensure that children and youth have access to the best programs and services. BGC Durham has a variety of exciting volunteer opportunities, including assisting in the After-School Program, aquatics programs, special events, fundraising, and becoming a committee member.
If helping children and youth overcome obstacles and reach their potential sounds like a rewarding experience for you please complete our volunteer application form and submit it to email@example.com.
For more information, contact Tracy at: 905-728-5121 x257 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently looking for volunteers in the following areas
Summer Camp Volunteers
Summer Camp Volunteer Driver
Swimming Lesson Volunteers
Swim with a Buddy Volunteers
Board Director Youth Justice Committee Volunteer
Please scroll down for more information about each opportunity
Summer Camp Volunteers will fill various positions helping with swimming program and other general duties during Summer Camp
Positions available Monday to Friday 12:45pm-2:45pm
Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age, provide 2 references (outside of their family), be able to swim, and commit to a set schedule for the months of July and August. Volunteers over 18 years of age must provide a vulnerable sector search.
The Summer Camp Volunteer Driver will assist in grocery delivery and shuttling campers to and from special field trips. Club van will be supplied.
Position will be two days/week or as required.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, have a current vulnerable sector screening, have a valid driver's license, and a clean driver's abstract.
Swimming Lesson Volunteers will assist the Swimming Instructor during lessons. The program runs Monday to Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings at our Eastview location - 433 Eulalie Ave, Oshawa, and supports children 6-14 years of age.
Swim with a Buddy Volunteers will swim with children in the shallow end during fun swim. The program runs Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4pm-5pm and supports children 6-13 years of age at our Eastview location - 433 Eulalie Ave, Oshawa
Volunteers must be at least 13 years old, provide 2 references (not family), be able to swim, be able to commit to a set schedule, and volunteer at least one day a week.
Strategic Plan, Vision and Mission
Financial and Risk Management
Human Resources and Governance
The ideal candidate should possess some or all of the following:
The BGC Durham is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to the attention of Kathleen Hutton, Executive Director at email@example.com.
Reports To: Youth Justice Services Director/Volunteer Coordinator
Location: Oshawa/Durham Region
Time: Weeknight Hours
The Youth Justice Committee is a youth diversion program established under the Youth Criminal Justice Act as an alternative to the formal court system to handle low risk offences committed by young persons between their 12 and 18th birthdays in the Durham Region. Volunteers will meet with young people alleged to have committed a low risk offence and possibly the person(s) harmed, to discuss what happened and how the young person is going to make amends. Due to current social distancing requirements, meetings with youth will be conducted via zoom until such time that in-person meetings are permitted.
Please contact Jared Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or (289) 404-3259 for more information.
To apply, please submit a resume to Jared Brown (email listed above). All interviews will be conducted via Zoom.