In-School Mentor

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington)

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Position ID: V-OSH0068 Last Modified: 08 Feb 2021 Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactMarion Mills, Interim In-School Mentoring Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington; Phone: 905-623-6646; Fax: 905-623-0704; Email:
DutiesProvide positive one-on-one attention, guidance, and support to a child while at school * play sports, games, crafts * promote importance of staying in school and healthy relationships with family and peers * currently, all matches are meeting virtually
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BenefitsHelp build child's self-esteem and school performance
ClientsStudents in Clarington elementary schools
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Friend / Penpal ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - School year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
School hours Monday to Friday 8 am-4 pm
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationClarington schools
Number of PositionsClarington 
25 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Scheduled training - Pre-match with student ; Training on-going
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check * sign Confidentiality Agreement * three references
Agency Details
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Organization NameBig Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington
Office Phone905-623-6646
Address & Map
23 Scugog St
Bowmanville, ON
Canada L1C 3H7
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