Swimming Lesson Volunteer

(BGC Durham)

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Position ID: V-OSH0414
Last Modified: 09 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 09 Mar 2023

Opportunity Details: Swimming Lesson Volunteer

Contact Tracy Farr-Sullivan, Volunteer Coordinator, BGC Durham(formerly Boys and Girls Club of Durham); Phone: 905-728-5121 ext 257; Email: tfarrsullivan@bgcdurham.com

Swimming Lesson Volunteer

  1. Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.
  2. Provide 2 references ( not family)
  3. Have or be working towards Bronze Star.
  4. Commit to a set schedule for the length of the preferred 10-week session.  
  5. The schedule will depend on your availability. For the spring session lessons are Monday- Thursday- evenings, Saturday- morning and evening, and Sunday- morning.  The summer schedule will have more lessons during the day.
  6. If over 18 years of age, a Vulnerable Sector Check is required.
More Info Link https://www.bgcdurham.com/get-involved/volunteer
Benefits Opportunity to get required community service hours for High School. Rewarding experience working with young children and seeing them grow through swim programs.
Clients Children 3- 13 years of age.
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of Interest Child Care ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth & Activity Camp Support
Skills/Experience Dependability & Trustworthiness ; First Aid - Is an asset ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Sports & Coaching ; Working with Children
Commitment Length Short Term - 10 week sessions in the Winter(January- March), and Spring(April- June)
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Dates and Times Monday: Afternoon, Evening (4:00 pm- 8:00 pm) 
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening (4:00 pm- 8:00 pm) 
Wednesday: Afternoon, Evening (4:00 pm- 8:00 pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening (4:00 pm- 8:00 pm) 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon (8:30 am- 12:30 pm) 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon (9:00 am- 12:30 pm)
Seasons Spring ; Winter
Accessibility Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Location 433 Eulalie Ave, Oshawa
Number of Positions Durham Region ; Oshawa 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements A police check is only required if over 18 years of age.
Start Date On or after 09 Jan 2023
End Date 26 Mar 2023

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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