The purpose of Assignment:
You will be assisting Child Advocates in planned and participating in activities during a weekly support group.
Cubs Club - infant to 4 years old
Treehouse Club- 5 years old to 11 years old
Teen Group - 12 years old - 17 years old
Assists Child Advocate in planning and setup of activity.
Assists Child Advocate in maintaining a safe, clean, learning environment and in assuring the well-being and safety of the children in his/her care.
Exhibits a genuine nurturing, caring attitude to all children.
Participate in activities which may include physical games or sports, arts and crafts and other recreational pursuits.
Models appropriate behavior for the children, showing them how to treat other people with kindness and respect and how to play fair.
Assists children and Child Advocate in cleaning up activity area.
Training & Supervision:
Attends general volunteer orientation
Completes support group orientation which includes training on the location of supplies, and facility overview.
Supervision conducted by Child Advocates or designated staff
Support group is held each Thursday 6pm-8pm
An ability to relate in a nonjudgmental manner with individuals and groups within a wide range of problem areas.
An ability to handle emergency situations.
An ability to maintain confidentiality. An ability to work without direct supervision and complete task in an efficient manner.
Special Licenses, Diplomas, Certifications or Requirements:
Successful completion of a criminal record check
All required supplies will be provided.
- Child Care
- Child Advocacy
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2-3 Hours per week