Current Volunteer Opportunities

Soccer Coach / Assistant Coach

Position summary:

The Soccer Coach and Assistant coach is responsible for bringing team members together and ensuring that they play in harmony with each other. Coach have to be a strategic thinker with organize game play that has the ability to understand and provide information about game rules and safety. They also need to have an encouraging attitude so that they can motivate the team.

To succeed in this role you will have:

 Knowledge of arranging sports-related activities such as training camps, skills improvement courses and pre-season tryouts

 Evaluate players’ skills and review their performance records to determine their fitness levels

 Strategize game play, aimed at ensuring success during each game session

 Explain and enforce safety rules and regulations to players and ensure that they comprehend them properly

 Motivate team members by providing them with positive feedback and assisting them through their weaknesses

 Monitor each player to determine his strengths and weaknesses and ensure that they are addressed immediately

 Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of opposing teams to develop exact game strategies

 Oversee the development and implementation of soccer programs and budgets

 Create and implement practice sessions that are both instructive and stimulating in nature

 Handle emergencies and those brought on by injuries by practicing CPR and First Aid

 Model sports-like behavior and maintain appropriate conduct towards players and spectators

 Ascertain that all sports equipment and supplies are procured in a time efficient manner

 Handle different aspects of the soccer team including strength and conditioning, practicing, competing and scheduling.

 Successful criminal record check

We thank all volunteers for their interest in this position, only selected candidates will be contacted and interviewed.

Office Administration

To apply for this position please fill out the form below!

AHC Youth Theatre
Action for Healthy Communities is seeking volunteers to assist in running its YOUTHeartre group. This program is consists of a theater group for immigrant youth in grades 9-12. Volunteers will work in collaboration with program staff and other volunteers to support new immigrant youth participating dancing, acting, script writing, and more!

When: Saturdays from 10:30 a.m-12 p.m starting on November 19, 2016. Duties:

  • Assist students with the activities mentioned above
  • Help with preparation, set- up, clean-up etc.
  • Ensure supervision and safety of youth
  • Provide feedback to staff
  • Assist with activity planning if needed
  • Lead small group conversation in English

Qualifications:

  • Genuine concern and interest helping youth
  • Positive attitude
  • Knowledge in Drama, Theatre, and acting is an asset
  • Ability to work in a confidential setting
  • Non-judgemental and inclusive attitude
  • Mentoring skills
  • Good verbal/written communication skills in English
  • Non-Judgemental
  • Minimum completion of high school diploma

If you are interested in this volunteer position contact:

Basem Alabd Alrahim

Youth Case Worker Supervisor

Phone: 587-985-2067

basem.alrahim@a4hc.ca

Youth Camps
Action for Healthy Communities is seeking 2 volunteers to assist in running its youth camp activities. Volunteers will work in collaboration with program staff and other volunteers to support new immigrant youth participating youth camp activities.

Activities/programs: Youth Night Events (occasional), Youth Talk club (Thursdays 6-8 p.m.), Soccer club (Friday  4-6 p.m., Saturday 10- 1 p.m.)

 

Duties:

  • Assist students with the activities mentioned above
  • Help with preparation, set- up, clean-up etc.
  • Ensure supervision and safety of youth
  • Provide feedback to staff
  • Assist with activity planning if needed
  • Lead small group conversation in English

Qualifications:

  • Genuine concern and interest helping youth
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to work in a confidential setting
  • Non-judgemental and inclusive attitude
  • Mentoring skills
  • Good verbal/written communication skills in English
  • Non-Judgemental
  • Minimum completion of high school diploma

If you are interested in this volunteer position contact:

Basem Alabd Alrahim

Youth Case Worker Supervisor

Phone: 587-985-2067

basem.alrahim@a4hc.ca

 

AHC recruits many volunteers to assist in various areas of the organization such as event planning, reception, program assistance etc.
For more information on volunteering with AHC email: mery.gniazdowsky@a4hc.ca