Meditation Leader at JASA Penn South NORC


(40.74866,-73.99923)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Penn South NORC290 9th AveNew York, NY 10001


About

Purpose
Lead seniors in a weekly meditation class that allows for relaxation and reflection.

Responsibilities
* Lead a small group of seniors in a weekly guided mindful meditation
* Provide a guided meditation that allows for people to take their own journey
* Begin with seated exercises and breathing exercises
* Communicate effectively and courteously with JASA seniors and staff

Skills
* Experience leading meditation groups
* Experience working with seniors
* Strong communication skills

Other
* Class meets Monday mornings at 10 AM
* Ongoing opportunity
* Maintain professional behavior at all times and adhere to JASA’s volunteer policies

About JASA
Founded in 1968, JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. JASA is one of New York's largest and most trusted agencies serving older adults in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Long Island.

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time commitment is Monday mornings, ongoing
  • The volunteer should have experience leading meditation. Some experience teaching seniors is helpful
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