Youth Corps Service Week 2019: Trash to Treasure

Type

Local

Time Frame

08 Mar 2019 to 22 Mar 2019

Project Partner

-

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender (VB) - 16 March

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 1

Befriend senior beneficiaries through conversations, an upcycling workshop and over lunch

Commitment:

Event day on 16 March, 8am to 3pm at Heartbeat@Bedok

Start: 16 Mar 2019 08:00
End: 16 Mar 2019 15:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 50 positions filled
Location: Heartbeat@Bedok
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event day 16/03/2019 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Volunteer Coordinator (VC) - 16 March

Closing date: 23 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

  • Lead and manage small group of Volunteer Befrienders (VBs) and senior beneficiaries through activities

  • Assist in upcycling workshop management

  • Ensure VBs have positive volunteering experience

Commitment:

  • Orientation and Training on 9 March, 10.30am – 1pm *Location TBC

  • Event day on 16 March, 7.30am to 3.30pm at Heartbeat@Bedok

Start: 09 Mar 2019 10:30
End: 16 Mar 2019 15:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 12 positions filled
Location: Heartbeat@Bedok
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 10:30 AM 01:30 PM 3
Event day 16/03/2019 07:30 AM 03:30 PM 8

Social Media Volunteer (SMV) - 16 March

Closing date: 01 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a SMV, you will be involved in capturing heartfelt moments at the event. The footages will be posted on YCS social media platforms as a post or Story. An event briefing will be conducted on the event day.

Commitment:

  • Orientation & Training: 8 March 2019, 7.30pm – 9pm at The Red Box(113 Somerset Road S238165)

  • Event day on 16 March, 8am to 3pm at Heartbeat@Bedok

Start: 08 Mar 2019 19:30
End: 16 Mar 2019 15:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Heartbeat@Bedok
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 08/03/2019 07:30 PM 09:30 PM 2
Event day 16/03/2019 08:00 AM 03:00 PM 7

Volunteer Befriender (VB) - 22 March

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 1

Befriend senior beneficiaries through conversations, an upcycling workshop and at the Sustainable Singapore Gallery

Commitment:

  • Event day on 22 March, 10.30am – 3.45pm *Location TBC

Start: 22 Mar 2019 10:30
End: 22 Mar 2019 16:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 50 positions filled
Location: TBC
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event day 22/03/2019 10:30 AM 04:30 PM 6

Volunteer Coordinator (VC) - 22 March

Closing date: 23 Nov 2018
Number of sessions: 2

  • Lead and manage small group of Volunteer Befrienders (VBs) and senior beneficiaries through activities

  • Assist in upcycling workshop management

  • Conduct tour in Sustainable Singapore Gallery using interesting facts and stories – volunteers training will be provided to equip volunteers

  • Ensure VBs have positive volunteering experience

Commitment:

  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 9 March (Saturday), 10am to 12.30pm *Location TBC

  • Event day on 22 March, 10.30am – 3.30pm *Location TBC

Start: 09 Mar 2019 10:00
End: 22 Mar 2019 15:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 15 positions filled
Location: TBC
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management, Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 10:00 AM 01:00 PM 3
Event Day 22/03/2019 10:30 AM 03:30 PM 5

Social Media Volunteer (SMV) - 22 March

Closing date: 01 Feb 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a SMV, you will be involved in capturing heartfelt moments at the event. The footages will be posted on YCS social media platforms as a post or Story. An event briefing will be conducted on the event day.

Commitment:

  • Orientation & Training: 8 March 2019, 7.30pm – 9pm at The Red Box(113 Somerset Road S238165)

  • Event day: 22 March, 10.30am – 3.45pm *Location TBC

Start: 08 Mar 2019 19:30
End: 22 Mar 2019 16:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 2 positions filled
Location: TBC
Skills: Photography, Social Media Execution

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 08/03/2019 07:30 PM 09:30 PM 2
Event day 22/03/2019 10:30 AM 04:30 PM 6

Volunteer Event Photographer (VEP) - 22 March

Closing date: 01 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a VEP, you will be involved in taking photos of the event activities, interactions among volunteers and beneficiaries and the group photo. An event briefing will be conducted on the event day. Volunteers should own a point-and-shoot camera or DSLR.

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

Commitment:

  • Orientation & Training: 8 March 2019, 7.30pm – 9pm at The Red Box(113 Somerset Road S238165)

  • Event day: 22 March, 10.30am – 3.45pm *Location TBC

Start: 08 Mar 2019 19:30
End: 22 Mar 2019 16:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 2 positions filled
Location: TBC
Skills: Photography

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 08/03/2019 07:30 PM 09:30 PM 2
Event Day 22/03/2019 10:30 AM 04:30 PM 6

Station Master (SM) - 22 March

Closing date: 02 Mar 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a Station Master, you have the important role of inculcating a greater appreciation of the environment and sustainability through the Sustainable Singapore Gallery exhibits to other youth volunteers and seniors. You will be stationed at various exhibits.

Training and suggested script will be provided.

 

Commitment:

  • Compulsory Orientation and Training on 9 March (Saturday), 10.30am to 3.30pm *Location TBC

  • Event day on 22 March, 10.30am to 3.45pm *Location TBC

Start: 09 Mar 2019 10:30
End: 22 Mar 2019 16:30
Vacancy: 0 out of 8 positions filled
Location: TBC
Skills: Facilitation

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation and Training 09/03/2019 10:30 AM 01:30 PM 3
Event day 22/03/2019 10:30 AM 04:30 PM 6

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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.

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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.