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Chinatown Trail

Back by popular demand after Youth Corps Service Week 2018, we are having the second run of Chinatown Trail on 30 June! With a twist in the format, youth volunteers will be bring children on a walking tour to see interesting Chinatown landmarks and immerse themselves in cultural activities to bring heritage to life in a fun and enriching manner.

Join us to play a big brother or sister role to the children and learn more about the role of Chinese immigrants in Singapore’s history while you're at it!

This event is part of Youth Corps Singapore’s ‘Common Space for Common Good’ signature initiative.

Opportunities

Youth Overall In-Charge (YOIC)

Closing date: 20 Jun 2018

As a Youth Overall In-Charge, you are empowered to take charge of your team of volunteers. You will be an anchor to the whole event and ensure that things run smoothly before, during and after the event.

You are also required to brief your fellow team leaders on the event plan and ensure their full understanding of their roles.
You will also be in-charge of the briefing to the VCs andVBs, as well as ensuring proper grouping for beneficiaries and VBs.

Being a Youth Overall In-charge is a large responsibility to take on and it requires great commitment and leadership skills.

Start: 30 Jun 2018 08:30
End: 30 Jun 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 2 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Kreta Ayer Community Centre (28A Kreta Ayer Road, S088995)
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 26 May 2018

SLOTS ARE FULL :)

As a Volunteer Befriender, you get to buddy up with one of the children from our beneficiary organisation and be a friend to them during the trail to heritage sites. Their safety and well-being will be your priority. At Kreta Ayer CC, you will also be able to build friendships with them over lunch and engage them through the games.

Come ready to befriend the children on 30 June (Sat) from 8.30am to 2.30pm at Kreta Ayer CC!

<Kindly ensure your availability for the full session before signing up for the community service event.>

Start: 30 Jun 2018 08:30
End: 30 Jun 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 46 out of 46 positions filled
Location: Kreta Ayer Community Centre (28A Kreta Ayer Road, S088995)
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 26 May 2018

SLOTS ARE FULL :)

As a Volunteer Coordinator, you are empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). You will be in-charge of leading your group of VBs and children during the trail, sharing trivia about Chinatown’s heritage along the way. Also, you will oversee the smooth running of the programme and ensure that your group moves between the different stations in a timely and orderly manner.

VCs are required to attend the following:

  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 23 June (Sat), 12noon to 7pm @ Kreta Ayer CC
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on 30 June (Sat), 8am to 3pm @ Kreta Ayer CC

<Kindly ensure your availability for both sessions before signing up for the event.>

Start: 23 Jun 2018 12:00
End: 30 Jun 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 12 out of 12 positions filled
Location: Kreta Ayer Community Centre (28A Kreta Ayer Road, S088995)
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Station Master

Closing date: 06 Jun 2018

SLOTS ARE FULL :)

As a Station Master (SM), you are empowered to create a positive and fun experience for the children who are at your designated activity station. On top of that, you will share about the history of your assigned landmark and conduct games for the children back at Kreta Ayer CC. Most importantly, do ensure that the beneficiaries actively participate in the activities and enjoy themselves!

SMs are required to attend the following:

  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 23 June (Sat), 12noon to 7pm @ Kreta Ayer CC
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on 30 June (Sat), 8am to 3pm @ Kreta Ayer CC

<Kindly ensure your availability for both sessions before signing up for the event.>

Start: 23 Jun 2018 12:00
End: 30 Jun 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 10 out of 10 positions filled
Location: Kreta Ayer Community Centre (28A Kreta Ayer Road, S088995)
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Volunteer Photographer

Closing date: 26 May 2018

SLOTS ARE FULL :)

As a Volunteer Photographer, your role is to document the event and capture the heartfelt moments as we go about enjoying the trails with the children. These photographs will be used for different materials as part of our post-event updates and future publicity. A briefing will be done on the event day before the start of the programme.

Come equipped and ready with your cameras to click away on 30 June (Sat), 8.30am to 2.30pm @ Kreta Ayer CC

VPs are highly recommended to be equipped with photography skills and preferably own a camera.

<Kindly ensure your availability for the full session before signing up for the community service event.>

Start: 30 Jun 2018 08:30
End: 30 Jun 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 5 out of 5 positions filled
Location: Kreta Ayer Community Centre (28A Kreta Ayer Road, S088995)
Skills: Photography