Zoo Outing with Metta Home

Type

Local

Time Frame

12 Aug 2017 to 12 Aug 2017

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 10 Aug 2017
Number of sessions: 1

As a Volunteer Befriender (VB), your main role would be to befriend our special friends during the zoo tour and ensure that they have fun in the process. You will interact and guide them through the engagement activities.

Compulsory orientation and training will be conducted on the actual day itself at 7.30am at Metta Home. Please be on time.

Please ensure that you are available on 12 Aug 2017 (Saturday), 7.30am-3pm, when applying for this volunteering opportunity. No-shows will compromise the experience of our beneficiaries and zoo tickets will be unutilised. 

Final updates of the volunteering opportunity will be emailed to you 2-3 days prior to event day.

Start: 12 Aug 2017 07:30
End: 12 Aug 2017 15:30
Vacancy: 39 out of 43 positions filled
Location: Report 7.30am at Republic Polytechnic (9 Woodlands Avenue 9, 738964) at South Food Court
Skills: Facilitation, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 12/08/2017 07:30 AM 03:30 PM 8

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 11 Aug 2017
Number of sessions: 1

Looking to hone your leadership skills and learn more about volunteer management? If you are responsible, outgoing and proactive, join us as a Volunteer Coordinator (VC) for this event!

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.

Start: 12 Aug 2017 07:30
End: 12 Aug 2017 15:30
Vacancy: 27 out of 27 positions filled
Location: Report 7.30am at Republic Polytechnic (9 Woodlands Avenue 9, 738964) at South Food Court
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Day 12/08/2017 07:30 AM 03:30 PM 8

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