In-School Mentor

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington, Bowmanville)

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Position ID: V-OSH0068
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 19 Mar 2024

Opportunity Details: In-School Mentor

Contact Karissa Weeden, Mentoring Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington; Phone: 905-623-6646; Email:

Provide 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 

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Benefits Help build child's self-esteem and school performance
Clients Students in Clarington elementary schools
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of Interest Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Friend / Penpal ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - School year
Interaction Level One-on-one
Minimum Hours 1 / Week
Dates and Times Monday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
School hours Monday to Friday 8 am-4 pm
Seasons Spring ; Fall ; Winter
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Clarington schools
Number of Positions Clarington 
25 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Scheduled training - Pre-match with student ; Training on-going
Cost None
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Vulnerable Sector police check * sign Confidentiality Agreement * three references

Agency Details: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clarington, Bowmanville

Office Phone 905-623-6646
Address & Map
23 Scugog St
Bowmanville, ON
Canada L1C 3H7
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Mailing Address 23 Scugog St 
Bowmanville, ON 
Canada L1C 3H7

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