In School Mentor

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland)

Position ID: V-NLD0160
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 22 Mar 2024

Opportunity Details: In School Mentor

Contact Malynda McEwen, Volunteer Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland; Phone: 289-252-1828; Email:
  • Mentor at the school closest to you or your place of work for 1 hour a week for a child aged 5 to 12 years
  • Both men and women are welcome to apply
  • Co-op placement students and students looking to fulfill their volunteer hours are welcome 
  • Program runs during the day during the school year
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Benefits Friendship and fun. Feel like a kid again.
Clients School children aged 5 - 12 years who would benefit from an In School Mentor.
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/Experience Confidentiality ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Working with Children - ability to think on your feet ; Belief in life long learning
Interaction Level One-on-one
Minimum Hours 1 / Week
Location Northumberland County
Number of Positions Brighton: 5 individual(s) ; Campbellford: 10 individual(s) ; Castleton: 5 individual(s) ; Centreton: 5 individual(s) ; Cobourg: 10 individual(s) ; Northumberland County ; Port Hope: 10 individual(s) ; Trent Hills: 10 individual(s) ; Warkworth: 5 individual(s) 
60 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training is provided
Transportation If transportation is an issue, monies and rides can be provided.
Police Check Required

Agency Details: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northumberland

Office Phone 289-252-1828
Toll Free Phone 1-888-278-2484
Fax 289-252-0280
Address & Map
62 Swayne St
2nd Flr
Cobourg, ON
Canada K9A 1K5
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