Big Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria is looking for a highly organized, efficient, caring, and committed individual for the position of Mentoring Coordinator in the Comox valley.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will implement the Teen Mentoring Program in partnership with identified schools. Tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Liaising with schools, coordinating program delivery and student referral
  • Supporting, training and mentoring youth volunteers
  • Completing required administration to ensure safety and compliance with national standards
  • Assisting in volunteer recruitment, screening, interviews, recognition, and retention
  • Leading program development, promotion and evaluation

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Min 2 years post-secondary education in social/human services, education, etc. Completion of a 4 year post-secondary degree in a related field considered an asset
  • Experience working with children, families and volunteers
  • Experience working in and leading youth programs considered an asset
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, coaching, and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills and computer skills
  • Police record check including vulnerable sectors check will be required of successful applicant

Terms of Employment:

  • Hours: 10-15 hours per week
  • Salary: $18.50 per hour
  • Start Date: August 7, 2018
  • End Date: June 30, 2019

To Apply:

Please email your resume to Rhonda Brown, Executive Director, Rhonda.Brown@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

 Closing Date: July 13, 2018  

We thank all those who apply; however, only short listed candidates will be contacted