Canadian Cancer Society - Alberni Valley


Cancer Prevention Team Volunteer

POSITION OVERVIEW
Join our team of volunteers and staff in working to prevent cancer before it starts and help lead your community towards making healthy choices the easy choices! Our dynamic Cancer Prevention Team plays a key role in educating the public, advocating to government for healthy public policies and providing invaluable health and wellness tools to the community. About 50% of cancers are preventable. Join the fight!

BENEFITS

  • Play an integral role in the support of the mission, vision and values of the Society
  • Expand expertise in advocacy, public issues, community development and expand/ build stronger leadership skills
  • Join a team of enthusiastic people who share a common vision and passion for eradicating cancer
  • Contribute to national and/or provincial momentum around cancer prevention
  • Meaningful engagement within the community and while gaining a strengthened community knowledge base and connections
  • The opportunity to be creative, have fun, meet new people and truly make a difference in the fight against cancer!

TRAINING & SUPPORT

  • Comprehensive Training
  • Work with Canadian Cancer Society mentors who will assist you in creating a role that suits your interests
  • Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Orientation and Volunteer Handbook

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Collaborating
  • Facilitation
  • Interpersonal
  • Public Speaking/ Presentations
  • Advocacy
  • Community Development
  • Health and Wellness

COMMITMENT
Flexible to your schedule

Cancer Prevention Team Volunteer – Cancer Prevention – Alberni Valley