Annual MINDS Picnic 2018

Type

Local

Time Frame

02 Jul 2018 to 02 Jul 2018

Project Partner

Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender

Closing date: 22 Jun 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Want an opportunity to interact with people with intellectual disability?

As a Volunteer Befriender (VB), you will get to engage with and befriend our MINDS adult trainees. Have fun and bond through interaction with each other and also enjoy a time of food and games together.

VBs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Please ensure that you will be available on the following dates:

Orientation & Training: 2 July, 9am to 10am @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Actual Event: 2 July, 10.15am to 4pm @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Start: 02 Jul 2018 09:00
End: 02 Jul 2018 16:00
Vacancy: 25 out of 25 positions filled
Location: Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
O&T and Actual Event 02/07/2018 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7

Volunteer Coordinator

Closing date: 22 Jun 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Looking to hone your leadership skills and learn more about volunteer management?

As a Volunteer Coordinator (VC), you will be leading a group of Volunteer Befrienders (VB) as well as MINDS adult trainees. Help to create a positive and enjoyable experience for both VBs and the beneficiaries.

VCs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Please ensure that you will be available on the following dates:

Orientation & Training: 2 July, 8.30am to 10am @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Actual Event: 2 July, 10.15am to 4pm @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Start: 02 Jul 2018 08:00
End: 02 Jul 2018 16:00
Vacancy: 7 out of 7 positions filled
Location: Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)
Skills: Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
O&T and Actual Event 02/07/2018 08:00 AM 04:00 PM 8

Station Master

Closing date: 22 Jun 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Do you enjoy conducting games and interacting with people with intellectual disabilities?

As a Station Master (SM), you will be in charge of setting up the different game stations, as well as conducting the games for the MINDS adult trainees to ensure they have fun in a safe environment.

SMs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Please ensure that you will be available on the following dates:

Orientation & Training: 2 July, 8.30am to 10am @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Actual Event: 2 July, 10.15am to 4pm @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Start: 02 Jul 2018 08:00
End: 02 Jul 2018 16:00
Vacancy: 10 out of 10 positions filled
Location: Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)
Skills: Facilitation

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
O&T and Actual Event 02/07/2018 08:00 AM 04:00 PM 8

Volunteer Event Photographer

Closing date: 22 Jun 2018
Number of sessions: 1

Calling for youths with a passion for photography!

We need YOU to help us document this important day for the MINDS adult trainees.

As a Volunteer Event Photographer (VEP) , your role is to take photos of different parts of the event from the games to performances and prize giving. The photographs will be used for different materials as part of our post-event updates and future publicity. They will also serve as important documentations for Youth Corps Singapore

VPs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Please ensure that you will be available on the following dates:

Orientation & Training: 2 July, 8.30am to 10am @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Actual Event: 2 July, 10.15am to 4pm @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

 

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

Start: 02 Jul 2018 08:00
End: 02 Jul 2018 16:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 5 positions filled
Location: Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)
Skills: Photography

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
O&T and Actual Event 02/07/2018 08:00 AM 04:00 PM 8

Youth Overall in Charge

Closing date: 22 May 2018
Number of sessions: 1

As a Youth Overall In-Charge (YOIC), you are empowered to take charge of the event and volunteer management.

You will be an anchor to the whole event and ensure that things run smoothly before, during and after the event at your respective locations.

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

YOICs are required to attend both the Orientation & Training session and the Actual Event session.

Orientation & Training: 2 July, 8am to 10am @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

Actual Event: 2 July, 10.15am to 4pm @ Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)

 

Start: 02 Jul 2018 08:00
End: 02 Jul 2018 16:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 3 positions filled
Location: Admiralty Park (Playground beside Republic Polytechnic)
Skills: Event Management, Facilitation, Training & Development, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
O&T and Actual Event 02/07/2018 08:00 AM 04:00 PM 8

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