Volunteer Child Mentor Opportunities
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Welland, ON

Big Brothers Big Sisters is currently looking for caring, responsible people to become volunteer mentors to guide children and youth (ages 6-16) in Welland

This minimal time investment will have a lifetime impact on a child. A little time can make a BIG difference.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain regular dialogue with program staff at BBBS throughout the match.
  • Be a friend and role model to their mentee, and maintain contact on a regular and consistent basis.
  • Place primary importance upon the protection and wellbeing of children and youth.

Benefits

  • Provide a role model and a friend for girls, boys and young men and women.
  • Promote the importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers.
  • Instill trust and self-confidence in order to make healthy decisions.
  • Encourage leadership skills and independent thinking. And above all, make a difference while having fun.

Requirements

  • 18 years +
  • Police check and vulnerable sector required
  • Able to commit for one year
  • Successfully complete each phase of the Agency’s enrollment process
  • Participate in PreMatch Training administered by Big Brothers Big Sisters

Job Types: Part-time, Volunteer