Duties:

  • Assist with workshop/field trip logistics – room set up, attendance, refreshments
  • Answer client questions
  • Interpretation/translation when needed

Qualification & Skills:

  • Good command of English language
  • Able to adjust language to communicate with adults with very low levels of English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Patience, enthusiasm and empathy for diverse individuals new to Canada
  • Second language is an asset but not mandatory

Commitment:

On-Call assignments from 2 to 4 hours per assignment (often, on a short notice).
Workshops usually 9-5pm Weekdays, field trips

Duration:
On-going, for a minimum of 3 months

Contact information:

Lucy Hardman (lucy.hardman@issbc.org or volunteer.cottonwood@issbc.org)

778-383-1438 ext. 1907