Matter of Balance Volunteer Class Facilitator and Training


(44.89347,-93.3508)
 

Cause Areas

When

Wed May 24, 2017 08:30 AM - Thu May 25, 2017 03:30 PM

Where

6100 Normandale RoadEdina, MN 55436

Embracing wellness

About

Matter of Balance is an evidence based program conducted by trained facilitators that has been shown to have a positive impact on fall prevention with Seniors. 2 facilitators co-lead this 8 week workshop which meets once a week at various locations in the community such as churches, assisted living communities, or senior centers. The facilitator's role is to connect class participants while encouraging discussion inside of a solution-oriented environment. Facilitators also organize the classroom with provided supplies and refreshments.

Matter of Balance facilitators are trained to co-lead classes according to provided directions and training materials. Facilitators will attend a 2 day training to become certified in Matter of Balance and will need to teach a minimum of 1 eight week workshop per year. The next training will take place 8:30 am - 3:30 pm on both May 24 and 25, 2017. Staff will supervise and mentor. Training costs covered by the Center.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 weekly sessions once a year
  • 2 day training class for certification paid for by Center

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