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About the Position
Position # 1671
OrganizationYMCA Centre for Immigrant programs
Position Talking Circle Support - Talking Circle
Location 104-7071 Bayers Rd, Halifax, NS, Canada
Impact Statement You can make a difference by supporting newcomers' integration in the community!
Description Talking Circle is an instructed class designed the help newcomer adults develop their English speaking skills, socialize and meet new friends.
Major Duties:
Arrive on time and prepared to start volunteering
Assist program leader with the class set up and tear down
Prepare class material (photocopying and collating)
Provide a safe environment for participants
Communicate with other staff and volunteers
Respond to or direct participants’ inquiries or concerns

Qualifications:
Must be 18 years of age or older
Valid Criminal Reference Check and Vulnerable Sector Check (mandatory requirement)
Child Abuse Registry Check (mandatory requirement)
Training Details Child protection orientation
Volunteer orientation
Working Conditions Multicultural and diverse environment
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail According to weekly program
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Newcomer Support
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website https://www.ymcahfx.ca/ymca-programs/immigrant-services-3/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Sylvia Calatayud
Phone 902 457 6882
Address 7071 Bayers Rd Halifax, B3L 2C2
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