A Walk To Remember (Round 4)

Type

Local

Time Frame

27 May 2017 to 07 Jun 2017

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Station Master

Closing date: 22 May 2017
Number of sessions: 3

This opportunity is open to those aged 18 and above.

Are you articulate, confident, proactive and fun-loving? Do you have a passion for acting or have past experience being a storyteller to children? We want you!

Experience being a Station Master (SM) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this June!

As an SM, you get to bring life a character that represents the Singapore story and lead in exciting station activities with children! Costumes and scripts will be provided.

SMs should:

  • Attend compulsory SM Training on 27 May (Sat);
  • Attend Orientation & Training on 3 June (Sat); and
  • Come prepared to take some breaths away on 7 June (Wed).

Start: 27 May 2017 10:00
End: 07 Jun 2017 19:00
Vacancy: 7 out of 12 positions filled
Location: National Museum of Singapore
Skills: Facilitation, Team Building, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Station Master Training 27/05/2017 10:00 AM 06:00 PM 8
Orientation & Training Session 03/06/2017 08:30 AM 04:30 PM 8
Event Day 07/06/2017 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 22 May 2017
Number of sessions: 3

This opportunity is open to those aged 18 and above.

Looking to hone your leadership skills and learn more about volunteer management? If you are responsible, outgoing and proactive, we want you!

Experience being a Volunteer Coordinator (VC) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this June!

As a VC, you are empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). Besides that, you get to ensure that the programme runs smoothly and that the VBs and children beneficiaries enjoy themselves! Training will be provided.

VCs should:

  • Attend the compulsory VC Training on 27 May (Sat);
  • Meet with your VBs on 3 June (Sat); and
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on 7 June (Wed).

Start: 27 May 2017 10:00
End: 07 Jun 2017 19:00
Vacancy: 10 out of 15 positions filled
Location: National Museum of Singapore
Skills: Coaching & Mentoring, Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
VC Training Session 27/05/2017 10:00 AM 06:00 PM 8
Orientation & Training Session 03/06/2017 08:30 AM 04:30 PM 8
Event Day 07/06/2017 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Logistic Crew

Closing date: 29 Apr 2017
Number of sessions: 2

Behind the scenes, we have our unsung heroes hard at work, putting together the little details so that our event flows smoothly.

Be part of our Logistics Crew (LC) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this June!

As a LC member, you are vital in supporting the overall operations of the event. You will take charge of the management of the heritage sites and assist Station Masters in the preparation of the venues.Without you, our soldiers have no armour or swords.

LC should:

  • Attend the compulsory Orientation and Training on 3 June (Sat);
  • Come prepared to support event operations on 7 June (Wed).

*May have ad-hoc sessions from 29 May to 2 June (TBC)*

Start: 03 Jun 2017 08:30
End: 07 Jun 2017 19:00
Vacancy: 8 out of 10 positions filled
Location: National Museum of Singapore
Skills: Event Management, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training Session 03/06/2017 08:30 AM 04:30 PM 8
Event Day 07/06/2017 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 20 May 2017
Number of sessions: 2

Calling for youths with a passion for children!

Experience being a Volunteer Befriender (VB) at the Common Space for Common Good – A Walk to Remember this June!

As a VB, you get to buddy with children with diverse family backgrounds and be an older brother or sister to them. You’ll also experience the Jubilee Walk together and play the role of a tour guide as you visit iconic locations which constitute the past, present and future elements of the Singapore story.

VBs should:

  • Attend the compulsory Orientation and Training on 3 June (Sat);and
  • Come prepared to befriend children on 7 June (Wed).

Start: 03 Jun 2017 09:30
End: 07 Jun 2017 19:00
Vacancy: 58 out of 70 positions filled
Location: National Museum of Singapore
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training Session 03/06/2017 09:30 AM 04:30 PM 7
Event Day 07/06/2017 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

Youth Overall In-Charge

Closing date: 22 May 2017
Number of sessions: 3

Do you have the courage to step up as a leader? Calling all who are looking into developing their leadership skills, volunteer & event management! This is your calling.

We are looking for Youth Overall In-Charge (YOICs) who are responsible and reliable with strong leadership skills. Prior experience in being a Volunteer Coordinator for the previous rounds of A Walk to Remember will be an advantage.

As a YOIC, you will be leading the Volunteer Coordinators to ensure the smooth execution of the event.

Start: 27 May 2017 10:00
End: 07 Jun 2017 19:00
Vacancy: 4 out of 4 positions filled
Location: National Museum of Singapore
Skills: Coaching & Mentoring, Event Management, Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Station Master & Volunteer Coordinator Training 27/05/2017 10:00 AM 06:00 PM 8
Orientation & Training Session 03/06/2017 08:30 AM 04:30 PM 8
Event Day 07/06/2017 10:00 AM 07:00 PM 9

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Who We Are

Youth Corps Singapore is a national institution that supports young Singaporeans who are keen to serve the community. As the champion for youth volunteerism, it harnesses the energy and passion of youths to ignite positive change in the society through community service.

Bringing together Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 16 to 35, Youth Corps Singapore provides a platform for youths to learn new skills and meet like-minded peers, who aspire to go forth and create a better Singapore and a better world for all.

What We Offer

As a Member of Youth Corps Singapore, you can make friends with people like yourself at various platforms. Whether it’s health, education, or environmental causes, we offer a diverse range of volunteering opportunities and events for our Members, from community service events to regular volunteering.

Members can also join our Leaders Programme as Aspirants. We provide relevant trainings where you can take your skills and knowledge of service-learning to the next level, and apply them to a project to impact the community. You will also forge greater bonds with fellow Aspirants, and enjoy exclusive perks. When you are conferred as a Leader, you get to continue to develop yourself, initiate community projects and rally your friends to join you on a good cause.

The Red Box

Set in the heart of Orchard Road, The Red Box is a place for youths to gather, exchange ideas and take action to make Singapore a better home for all. Its name draws inspiration from the red box of Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. It represents the late Mr Lee’s love and conviction towards creating a better Singapore.

The Red Box is open to all Youth Corps Members to ignite positive change in our community. Look out for various enrichment and engagement sessions at The Red Box.