(Bruce Grey Mentorship)

Position ID: V-CWD0346 Last Modified: 15 Mar 2019 Last Full Update: 15 Mar 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactGreg Dow, Consulting Director, Bruce Grey Mentorship; Phone: 519-506-5065; Email:
DutiesTo be a friend and companion for a child or youth in either a group program, individual match or a school match- Take initiative to arrange relevant outings with the Mentee- Listen and provide advice when appropriate- To role model appropriate behaviours and reinforce positive social skills.
More Info
ClientsChildren and youth ages 6 to 16 within our service area who come from families with one or both parent absent, or where there is a demonstrated need for additional support and encouragement.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - 1 year minimum ; Depending on availability, minimum time commitment is 1x a month, up to individual mentoring on weekly/bi-weekly basis.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Various Locations
LocationHanover, Walkerton, Chesley, Nesutadt, Durham and Ayton
Number of PositionsBruce County: 10 individual(s) ; Grey County: 10 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training is required
TransportationDepends on specific situation, transportation is needed but not always required
CostNo cost
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsScreening process and training program
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
Organization NameBruce Grey Mentorship
Office Phone519-506-5065
Address & Map
517 11th Ave
Hanover, ON N4N 2S3