Youth Program and Centre volunteers participate at the Youth Centre as needed for programs or events. They interact with our members and help assist staff deliver programs.
Volunteers are expected to follow and enforce the rules and procedures of the Youth Centre Programs as outlined while performing their duties.
New volunteers should complete the online application, attend a Volunteer Information Session. Adults 18 yrs and older must obtain a VSSC police check. Once completed, Volunteers will meet with the Youth Programmer to discuss Volunteer opportunities and scheduling.
Youth Centre/Program Volunteers will be provided mandatory volunteer training completed before they start their first shift, by the Youth Programmer.
Name tags and tshirt will be provided and must be worn at all times. Volunteers will sign into their online profile, pick up their tags at the front reception. At the end of their shift they must record their hours and return their name tag.
Youth Volunteers are required to attend training programs provided by the Youth Centre. Volunteer mentors are 16-18 years of age. Leadership Volunteers are 12-16 years of age.
If a scheduled volunteer is unable to make a shift, they are required to notify the Volunteer Programmer in advance, who will contact Youth Centre staff.