Swimming Lesson Volunteer

(BGC Durham)

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Position ID: V-OSH0312
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 15 Jan 2024

Opportunity Details: Swimming Lesson Volunteer

Contact Tracy Farr-Sullivan, Coordinator, Volunteer Services, BGC Durham (formerly Boys and Girls Club of Durham); Phone: 905-728-5121; Email: tfarrsullivan@bgcdurham.com
  • Assist the swim instructor with children during a swimming lesson as needed
  • Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.
  • Provide 2 references (not family)
  • Have or be working towards Bronze Medallion
  • Commit to a set schedule for the length of a 10-week session
  • The schedule will depend on availability. 
  • A Vulnerable Sector check is required of those over 18 years of age.


More Info Link https://www.bgcdurham.com/get-involved/volunteer/
Clients ages 6 years to 12 years
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of Interest Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Recreation & Sports
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid - not mandatory but recommended ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children
Commitment Length Short Term - January to April- 10 week sessions
Interaction Level Small Group
Dates and Times Monday: Afternoon, Evening (4pm start) 
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening (4pm start) 
Wednesday: Afternoon, Evening (4pm start) 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening (4pm start) 
Friday: Afternoon, Evening (4pm start) 
Saturday: Morning, Evening 
Sunday: Morning
Seasons Spring - 10 week session ; Summer - 10 week session ; Fall - 10 week session ; Winter - 10 week session
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Number of Positions Durham Region ; Oshawa 
14 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training on the job
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Vulnerable Sector Check required over the age of 18 years.

Agency Details: BGC Durham

Office Phone 905-728-5121
Fax 905-728-5126
E-Mail info@bgcdurham.com
Website www.bgcdurham.com
Address & Map
433 Eulalie Ave
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1H 2C6
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Mailing Address 433 Eulalie Ave 
Oshawa, ON 
Canada L1H 2C6

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