A Walk Around Little India

Type

Local

Time Frame

22 Jun 2019 to 29 Jun 2019

Project Partner

-

Opportunities

Volunteer Befriender (VB)

Closing date: 03 Jun 2019
Number of sessions: 1

Each VB will be taking a role of a buddy with 1 child. Get to know the children through the walking trail, guided tour and lunch, as you guide them to appreciate and enjoy the activities.

Please ensure your commitment to the following date:

  • Event Day: 29th June, 9.00am to 3.00pm

Start: 29 Jun 2019 09:00
End: 29 Jun 2019 15:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 48 positions filled
Location: Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Ln, Singapore 209924
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 29/06/2019 09:00 AM 03:00 PM 6

Volunteer Coordinator (VC)

Closing date: 01 May 2019
Number of sessions: 2

As a Volunteer Coordinator (VC), you will be empowered to create a positive volunteering experience for the Volunteer Befrienders (VBs). Some of your responsibilities include but are not limited to overseeing their movements during the activities, ensuring their safety and well-being, ensuring the smooth running and timely execution of the programme, as well as liaising with YCS staff for updates or assistance. VCs will also be involved in the learning and development of their VBs through various means taught to them when they attend the Volunteer Coordinator Track training.

If you are interested to join us as a VC for this event, please note that you will first need to attend a separate training under the Volunteer Coordinator Track. This training will equip you in the areas of volunteer management, group facilitation skills and risk assessment so that you are prepared to lead your team. Once trained, you will be allowed to sign up to be a VC for this event, subject to availability of positions.

To find out more about the training and to sign up for an upcoming session, please head over to: https://portal.youthcorps.sg/Public/ViewProject/2163.

If you are an existing YCS Leader, Aspirant or have been through the Volunteer Coordinator Track training, you will be eligible to sign up as a VC for this event by contacting Debbie Tang (debbie_tang@nyc.gov.sg).

Please ensure your commitment to the following dates:

  • Compulsory Orientation & Training: 22nd June, 9.00am to 4.00pm

  • Event Day: 29th June, 8.15am to 3.30pm

Start: 22 Jun 2019 09:00
End: 29 Jun 2019 16:15
Vacancy: 0 out of 19 positions filled
Location: Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Ln, Singapore 209924
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 22/06/2019 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Event Day 29/06/2019 08:15 AM 04:15 PM 8

Station Master (SM)

Closing date: 03 Jun 2019
Number of sessions: 2

Station masters will be leading activities at the respective stations in Indian Heritage Centre. This includes engaging the children through role-playing and other activities. You will help the children gain a deeper appreciation of Singapore’s multicultural diversity and the unique contribution of Indians in Singapore, both past and present.

Please ensure your commitment to the following dates:

  • Compulsory Orientation & Training: 22nd June, 9.00am to 4.00pm

  • Event Day: 29th June, 10.00am to 3.00pm

Start: 22 Jun 2019 09:00
End: 29 Jun 2019 15:00
Vacancy: 0 out of 10 positions filled
Location: Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Ln, Singapore 209924
Skills: Befriending

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 22/06/2019 09:00 AM 04:00 PM 7
Event Day 29/06/2019 10:00 AM 03:00 PM 5

Volunteer Event Photographer

Closing date: 06 May 2019
Number of sessions: 1

VEPs will be taking footages and photos of the event. The photos and footages will serve as an important form of documentation for Youth Corps Singapore.

We strongly encourage our VEPs to bring your own camera (DSLR or Digital Camera) for photography during the event.

Commitment

  • Event Day: 29th June, 8.15am to 3.00pm

Start: 29 Jun 2019 08:15
End: 29 Jun 2019 15:15
Vacancy: 0 out of 5 positions filled
Location: Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Ln, Singapore 209924
Skills: Photography

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Event Day 29/06/2019 08:15 AM 03:15 PM 7

Youth Overall In Charge

Closing date: 06 May 2019
Number of sessions: 2

The YOIC will be taking charge of the smooth execution of the event and in leading the VCs.

Commitment:

  • O & T: 22nd June, 8:30am to 4.30pm

  • Event Day: 29th June, 8.00am to 4.30pm

Start: 22 Jun 2019 08:30
End: 29 Jun 2019 17:00
Vacancy: 2 out of 2 positions filled
Location: Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Ln, Singapore 209924
Skills: Facilitation, Volunteer Management

Session List

Session Start Date & Time End Time Duration (hours)
Orientation & Training 22/06/2019 08:30 AM 04:30 PM 8
Event Day 29/06/2019 08:00 AM 05:00 PM 9

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