Location:
Tong Louie Family YMCA
Status:
accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

The YMCA is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strenthen the foundations of community.  With a commitment to help vulnerable children and families, promote healthy living and reduce isolation, the YMCA ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.  With more than 170 locations across the Lower Mainland, the Y has the longstanding relationships and the physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change.  

Though the world may be unpredictable, one thing remains certain - the YMCA is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, secure and connected children and youth, families and communities.

Opportunity Summary

Position will include greeting members and guests as they come in and out of the facility, while also responding to general inquiries pertaining to membership, programs and promotions.  You will also have the opportunity to provide facility tours to prospective members.

Benefits

  • Connect with members and guests from all over our community
  • Give back to the community by being part of a non-profit, charitable organization

Requirements

  • Applicants must volunteer for a minimum of a 6 month consecutive period
  • At least 8 hours per month of volunteer service

Competencies

  • Applications must demonstrate the YMCA Core Values
    • Do the Right Thing
    • Put People First
    • Lead by Example
    • Keep our Promises
  • Cheerful, good communicator, reliable, and flexible

Our Commitment to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

The YMCA is committed to the protection of children in our care and vulnerable adults participating in our programs.  To ensure this commitment is upheld, all volunteers will need to provide:

  • A current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date
  • Three references  (two of these should be professional references)

Contact

Steph Brooks, Membership Experience Staff
Tel: 604-575-9622
Email: steph.brooks@gv.ymca.ca

 

Application Deadline

On-going