Chair Yoga Instructors
Volunteer Types: Disability Support, Mediation and Facilitation, Mental Health
Organization types: Disabilities, Senior Citizens
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: September 30, 2023
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Description

You will have the opportunity to use your expertise in yoga to make a positive impact on the lives of seniors and people with multiple disabilities. You’ll lead chair yoga classes that are designed to improve mobility, flexibility, and overall well-being. You’ll also have the chance to build meaningful connections with people in the community and create a welcoming and inclusive environment for all participants.

As a Volunteer Chair Yoga Instructor, you’ll have the satisfaction of knowing that you’re making a difference in the lives of seniors and people with disabilities who may not have access to yoga otherwise. You’ll also gain valuable teaching experience and have the opportunity to enhance your skills as a yoga instructor.

We’re looking for someone who is reliable, compassionate, and has experience working with seniors and people with disabilities. You should have a deep understanding of yoga principles and be able to modify poses to accommodate different abilities and limitations.

If you’re interested in this rewarding opportunity, we encourage you to apply to become our next Volunteer Chair Yoga Instructor. By volunteering your time and expertise, you’ll be making a meaningful difference in the lives of seniors in our community.

Volunteer location:
764 Belfast Road, Ottawa, ON

Contact

Saleha
@Ottawa Foyers Partage
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-week

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Disability Support, Mediation and Facilitation, Mental Health
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons

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  • Vulnerable sector check required
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