Forward to a friend Tweet this Share this on Facebook Share:

Home | Job Postings | Volunteer

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Positions: Volunteer KidCoaches for Children (Ages 9 to 12)
Organization: Future Possibilities for Kids
Location: applicants residing in the province of Ontario, Canada

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to inspire possibility with Kids this Fall 2021

Future Possibilities for Kids is looking for volunteers to join our Ready, Set, Goal! program. The RSG! program is a six-month leadership development program that matches a child between the ages of 9-12 with their own volunteer KidCoach. Through weekly phone calls using a guided Activity Book, the KidCoach supports the child through the process of setting and accomplishing a Goal of Contribution – a goal that benefits the child’s community.

What’s involved?

  1. Attend and participate in a virtual training session.
  2. 27 weekly phone calls (30 minutes) in total with your Kid from November to May
  3. Attend and participate in 4 Virtual Activity Days + POP!Fest. Activity Days are virtual meet-ups with your Kid and Crew. These meet-ups are a great way to connect and engage with others through fun and interactive activities. POP!Fest is a graduation celebration that showcases the accomplishments of Kids and KidCoaches throughout the program. Participation in Activity Days and POP!Fest is mandatory.

See below for important dates:

  • Activity Day 1 - Saturday, November 27, 2021
  • Activity Day 2 - Saturday, January 29, 2022
  • Activity Day 3 - Saturday, April 9, 2022
  • Activity Day 4 - Saturday, May 14, 2022
  • POP!Fest- Saturday, May 28, 2022

Becoming a KidCoach..

When you become a KidCoach, you can make a difference in a Kid’s life, enhance your coaching & leadership skills, and join a passionate volunteer community. With your support, your Kid will unlock their inherent leadership skills and build confidence as they learn to think boldly, communicate powerfully and act generously! As a KidCoach, you will receive KidCoach Training and ongoing support from experienced KidCoaches and the FPK Staff. You will have loads of fun while you develop transferable coaching skills and connect with other like-minded individuals. If you want to make a difference in your community and in a child's life, please contact us today at volunteer@fpcanada.org or visit our website to learn more https://www.fpcanada.org/volunteer/be-a-kidcoach/

Additional Information

Minimum age: 19

Location requirement: Reside in the province of Ontario

Minimum hours per week: 40-50 hours in total for the 6 month Ready, Set, Goal! Program

Task requirement:

  • Able to communicate in English
  • Verbal communication, reading and writing
  • Listening
  • Access to a phone for weekly calls
  • Access to internet and a computer/tablet for Activity Days and POP!Fest

How to Apply / Contact

Visit https://www.fpcanada.org/volunteer/be-a-kidcoach/ to apply and learn more about becoming a KidCoach

For questions, please email volunteer@fpcanada.org

Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.

Check out our website for more information and to learn more about the FPK Community! http://www.fpcanada.org


 

Share this on Facebook   Tweet This!  Email this to a friend   Share this on LinkedIn   Add this to Google Bookmarks   Print this page

Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "GoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.

Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jul 26 2021    ID: 60741