Volunteer Yoga Instructor
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Volunteer Types: Mental Health, Sports, Teaching/Tutoring
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: July 29, 2023
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Description

To provide Ward13 seniors, employees and volunteers with a gentle yoga program to promote overall well-being and health.

Responsibilities:
Provide virtual or in-person yoga instruction to groups with a variety of abilities and skills to promote well-being and resilience.
Interacts with community members and staff in a positive way
Encourages seniors to participate in activities
Be mindful of the limitations of the role of volunteer
Report any concerns to a supervisor
Report to shift on time and ready
Bring forward any ideas or suggestions
Maintain familiarity with emergency procedures on site – assist in evacuations as necessary and as instructed by a member of staff

Requirements of Role and Screening:

Complete application

Complete interview to determine eligibility for this volunteer position

Yoga Certification

Recent experience with teaching yoga

Sociable and friendly, comfortable with a diverse population

Effective communication skills

Patient and understanding

Flexible with the ability to work both at Kensington Health and its offsite Second Mile Club locations

Complete in-person volunteer training program (currently via Zoom)

Complete online training modules

Complete Vulnerable Sector Screening Check a 3 references

Complete all mandatory documentation including satisfactory references

Age requirement: 18+

Minimum of a 1 year commitment

Required medical clearances:
2 Doses of a COVID-19 vaccine as per policy.

Commitment and Time & Day: 1 hour classes, date and time dependent on location

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
• Help to improve physical access to low-income households • Develop new skills and knowledge • Meet new, like-minded individuals
How will the organization benefit?
The benefit we will gain is by having amazing volunteers like you!
Volunteer location:
815 St. Laurent Blvd

Contact

Volunteer Team
@Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre
613-745-0073
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​2-3-weeks

Details

This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: 1
Good for people interested in: Mental Health, Sports, Teaching/Tutoring
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged

Volunteer Considerations

  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Public transportation available
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