Youth Corps Service Week 2018: Creative Hands, Curious Minds (Malay Heritage Centre)

Type

Local

Time Frame

03 Mar 2018 to 17 Mar 2018

Project Partner

Youth Corps Singapore

Opportunities

Volunteer Coordinator - 15 March

Closing date: 26 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 2

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

As a Volunteer Coordinator (VC), your role is:

  • To create and ensure a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs) and enjoyable day for the beneficiaries
  • Together with a fellow VC, you will guide and lead your group of VBs and beneficiaries in the Craft Activity and Gallery Tour in the museum.
  • During the Gallery Tour, you are required to deliver the museum artefact content in a fun and engaging manner to pique the interest and encourage conversations between the VBs and beneficiaries.  Script and helpful information will be provided during the Orientation & Training session. Museum Guides will also be present during the Orientation & Training session to provide guidance and feedback.

VCs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on Thursday, 15 March 2018 from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 06 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 15 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 8 out of 20 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 06/03/2018 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Actual Event 15/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Volunteer Coordinator - 17 March

Closing date: 26 Feb 2018
Number of sessions: 2

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

As a Volunteer Coordinator (VC), your role is:

  • To create and ensure a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs) and enjoyable day for the beneficiaries
  • Together with a fellow VC, you will guide and lead your group of VBs and beneficiaries in the Craft Activity and Gallery Tour in the museum.
  • During the Gallery Tour, you are required to deliver the museum artefact content in a fun and engaging manner to pique the interest and encourage conversations between the VBs and beneficiaries.  Script and helpful information will be provided during the Orientation & Training session. Museum Guides will also be present during the Orientation & Training session to provide guidance and feedback.

VCs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
  • Come prepared to lead your VBs on Saturday, 17 March 2018 from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 17 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 19 out of 20 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Facilitation, Team Building, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 03/03/2018 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Actual Event 17/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Volunteer Befriender - 15 March

Closing date: 14 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a VB, your role is:

  • To buddy the beneficiaries, befriend them and have conversations with them during the day’s activities which include the Craft Activity and Gallery Tour
  • Ensure the beneficiaries have an enjoyable day
  • Assist the Volunteer Coordinators (VCs) in the day’s activities where needed

VBs should:

Come ready to befriend the children on Thursday, 15 March 2018 from 8.30am to 2.00pm at Malay Heritage Centre. More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 15 Mar 2018 08:30
End: 15 Mar 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 55 out of 56 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Team Building, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 15/03/2018 08:30 AM 02:30 PM 6

Volunteer Befriender - 17 March

Closing date: 17 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a VB, your role is:

  • To buddy the beneficiaries, befriend them and have conversations with them during the day’s activities which include the Craft Activity and Gallery Tour
  • Ensure the beneficiaries have an enjoyable day
  • Assist the Volunteer Coordinators (VCs) in the day’s activities where needed

VBs should:

Come ready to befriend the children on Saturday, 17 March 2018 from 8.30am to 2.00pm at Malay Heritage Centre. More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 17 Mar 2018 08:30
End: 17 Mar 2018 14:30
Vacancy: 49 out of 52 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Team Building, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Actual Event 17/03/2018 08:30 AM 02:30 PM 6

Social Media Volunteer - 15 March

Closing date: 01 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Do you love to post pictures and stories on Instagram? Why not be our Social Media Volunteer (SMV)?

As an SMV, you will be involved in photojournalism on the go - documenting the event and capturing the heartfelt moments. Using your own mobile device, take and post photographs, short videos and IGstories with captions. You will also be managing the event Instagram account that will be pre-created for you, and uploading all the photos to YCS' Google Drive post-event for our records.

SMVs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
  • Come prepared to snap away on Thursday, 15 March 2018, from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 15 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 1 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 03/03/2018 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Actual Event 15/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Social Media Volunteer - 17 March

Closing date: 23 Jan 2018
Number of sessions: 2

Do you love to post pictures and stories on Instagram? Why not be our Social Media Volunteer (SMV)?

As an SMV, you will be involved in photojournalism on the go - documenting the event and capturing the heartfelt moments. Using your own mobile device, take and post photographs, short videos and IGstories with captions. You will also be managing the event Instagram account that will be pre-created for you, and uploading all the photos to YCS' Google Drive post-event for our records.

SMVs should:

  • Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
  • Come prepared to snap away on Saturday, 17 March 2018, from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

More details will be provided to successful applicants nearer the date.

Start: 03 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 17 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre (Auditorium, Level 1)
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 03/03/2018 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Actual Event 17/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Youth Overall In-charge - 15 March

Closing date: 01 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 2

As a Youth Overall In-Charge, you are empowered to take charge of your team that consists of 16 VCs. 2 SMVs and 40 VBs.
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 VBs, 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.
 
YOICs should:
• Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
• Come prepared to lead your VCs & VBs on Tuesday, 15 March 2018 from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

Start: 03 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 15 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Team Building, Training & Development, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 03/03/2018 09:00 AM 03:00 PM 6
Actual Event 15/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Youth Overall In-charge - 17 March

Closing date: 01 Mar 2018
Number of sessions: 2

As a Youth Overall In-Charge, you are empowered to take charge of your team that consists of 16 VCs. 2 SMVs and 40 VBs.
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 VBs, 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.
 
YOICs should:
• Attend a compulsory Orientation and Training on Saturday, 3 March 2018 from 9.00am to 3.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre
• Come prepared to lead your VCs & VBs on Saturday, 17 March 2018 from 8.00am to 2.30pm at Malay Heritage Centre

Start: 03 Mar 2018 09:00
End: 17 Mar 2018 15:00
Vacancy: 1 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Malay Heritage Centre
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Team Building, Training & Development, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 03/03/2018 09:00 AM 03:00 PM 6
Actual Event 17/03/2018 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

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