In the Lead Volunteer Coach Eligibility Requirements and Committment
Volunteers play an important role at Calgary Youth Justice Society through their gifts of time, energy and talent.
So thank you for your interest in being an In the Lead Coach.
To be an In the Lead Coach you must meet the following requirements and commit to the following:
- Be 25 years or older
- Complete a Police Check including Vulnerable Sector Search
- Complete an Intervention Record Check
- Attend all mandatory volunteer training sessions and program events. (See Coach's Calendar here)
- Be available for the duration of the program to regularly connect with your Young Leader and participate in group leadership and volunteer opportunities
- Sign and adhere to the Coach Letter of Understanding (LOU) including confidentiality policy (see LOU here) *to be signed upon being accepted and completing training*
Any individual with the following is not eligible to volunteer:
- Criminal justice involvement (charges, convictions, incarceration) within the past 5 years
- Investigated and/or charged or convicted of child abuse or any other offence involving children, youth or vulnerable persons
- In patient treatment for mental health or substance abuse within the past 2 years
- Used illegal drugs within the past 2 years
If you have any questions about the eligibility or commitment requirements, please contact Amanda Lottermoser, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org