Volunteer Mentor

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Date Posted January 12, 2024
Expiry Date of Posting Ongoing
Organization Name Global Gathering Place
Contact Name Jasmine Doran
Mailing Address 100 5th Avenue North
City Saskatoon
Postal Code S7K 2N7
Phone Number 306-665-0268
Fax Number
Email Address jasmine.doran@globalgatheringplace.com
Web Site www.globalgatheringplace.com
Position Title Volunteer Mentor
Job Description

Global Gathering Place (GGP) is a non-profit drop-in centre that provides services for immigrants and refugees in Saskatoon. Volunteer mentors are matched with a newcomer to be a trusted contact as they navigate life in Sasklatoon. Volunteers not only help newcomers practice English skills, but also offer vital social support and guidance to newcomers settling into our community. Mentoring is flexible and matches coordinate with each other to find the best days, times, and places to meet. Mentor matches meet for at least 1 hour a week for a 3 month period (with the possibility to extend).

Skills Required * English proficiency (native language or CLB 6+) * Have a willingnes to work with individuals from various cultures, ages, and English levels * Provide a clear Criminal Record Check with a vulnerable sector search
Benefits to Volunteer Free parking
Days/Times Weekdays
Evenings
Weekends
Flexible
Suitable For Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with physical challenges
Work With Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with physical challenges
Position Duration Short term (3 months or less)
Ongoing (more than 3 months)
Specific Dates
Application Deadline Ongoing
Application Procedure Phone
Email

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