Position Title: Coordinator, Plusone Mentoring
Location: Tong Louie Family YMCA (14988 57 Ave Surrey, BC
Some work will be completed remotely and virtually until further notice
Regular travel required across Surrey for meetings and events
Terms: Temporary, Full-Time
Hours: 35 hours per week
Schedule: Monday - Saturday
Some evenings and weekends required for trainings and group activities
Salary: Under review
Start Date: As soon as possible
End Date: December 31, 2021, with possibility of extension based on funding
Reports to: Supervisor, Youth Programs
The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is a charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community, by nurturing the potential of children, teens & young adults, promoting healthy lifestyles, fostering a sense of social responsibility and delivering lasting personal & social change. We are building a community in which a generation of children and families reach their full potential. Our values guide our decision-making and behaviour—we do the right thing, put people first, keep our promises and lead by example.
For 130 years, we have been part of the community, a place where people of every age and background find the support they need to grow in spirit, mind and body. As the Lower Mainland’s largest independent charity, the YMCA of Greater Vancouver provides services in health & fitness, child care, camping, employment & community services to over 120,000 participants annually. The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is accredited by the Imagine Canada national Standards Program for excellence and compliance in non-profit accountability, transparency and governance.
Plusone Mentoring is a program designed to engage youth-at-risk in the community, ages 10-17 years old, to increase the protective factors that will help ensure their future success and personal well-being. Youth participants (mentees) spend 1 year in the program where they meet weekly with their mentor and are accompanied in sports and recreation, group, and capacity building activities.
Nature & Scope:
Under the supervision of the Supervisor Youth Programs, the Plusone Mentoring Coordinator is responsible for an annual cohort of 25-30 volunteer adult mentors and their 25-30 mentees at the Tong Louie YMCA, in Surrey. The coordinator works in conjunction with a second Mentoring Coordinator to coordinate all aspects of the Plusone Mentoring program. Travel is required across Surrey on a regular basis for meetings and activities.
In addition to bringing a commitment to YMCA vision and values, the candidate should possess the following competencies:
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