(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce)

Position ID: V-GRE0084
Last Modified: 19 Feb 2021
Last Full Update: 19 Feb 2021

Opportunity Details: Mentor

Contact Mandi Lamb, Mentor Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce; Phone: 519-376-4449; Email:
Duties Be a positive adult role model for a child. For as little as one hour per week you can have a profound impact on a child's future.
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Benefits Become part of the 'Big' family and IGNITE POTENTIAL in a youth in your community. Being a Big Sister/Brother provides you a chance to make a difference in a youth's life and help to build a stronger community. You will experience new things and build a friendship with an amazing youth in your community. Seeing a youth grow and succeed is the greatest benefit of all. 
This volunteer position is very flexible and is able to fit into anyone's schedule.
Clients Children ages 6 to 16
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children ; Everyone has something to offer.
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours 1 / Week
Accessibility Not Applicable
Number of Positions Grey County: 50 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on-going
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grey Bruce

Office Phone 519-376-4449
Address & Map
Harmony Centre; 890 4th Ave E
2nd Flr
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2N7
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Mailing Address Harmony Centre; 890 4th Ave E 
2nd Flr 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 2N7