Start2Finish - Maywood Community School - FULL

About the organization

Start2Finish Running & Reading Club is a fun and interactive program that encourages literacy, healthy active living, and play. With Mentor Coaches, students discover the possibilities of a brighter future. Read more about Start2Finish.

What you'll do

  • Supervise the children and ensure a safe environment for them
  • Encourage the children to participate actively in all aspects of the Running & Reading Club 
  • Participate with the children in running and other fitness activities, games and reading activities
  • Help with the set-up and clean-up of games and reading activities
  • Prepare and help to distribute snacks during the program
  • Help to be responsible for a smaller group of 6-10 students
  • Help students to record fitness and reading accomplishments in their journals
  • Read with children one-on-one, listening and encouraging them
  • Help to accompany and supervise children at the 5K Running & Reading Club

What you’ll get out of this experience

  • Leadership skills 

  • Program management

  • Problem solving skills

  • Communication skills 

  • Collaboration

  • Creativity

  • Teamwork

Requirements

  • Must complete a Criminal Record Check

  • Volunteer application form

  • Sign Volunteer Code of Conduct

Qualifications

  • Team player
  • Ability to learn new tasks quickly

Scheduling

Trek Program Participants will do one shift a week from the following options:

  • Mondays 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Tuesdays 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Wednesdays 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Thursdays 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Fridays 9:00am - 12:00pm

Location

Maywood Community School

Maywood Community School

4567 Imperial St.
Burnaby, BC V5J 1B7
Canada