Walking School Bus Volunteer 

Location: 

Walking School Bus volunteers value the importance of being active in an outdoor environment and are willing to be a positive, active example for children within our Community- Our Walking School Buses will lead children to and from our Early Learning Centres. 

YMCA of Moose Jaw Childcare Centres/Early Learning Centres 

Working with: 

Children ages 3-5 

Schedule: Various 

At the YMCA of Moose Jaw, volunteers are an essential part of our team and not only contribute to the overall success of our Association, but allow us to deliver quality programs and services to all ages and abilities within our Community. 

Our inclusive and friendly atmosphere creates a safe place to develop skills, make friends and become part of the YMCA Family. There are always a wide range of opportunities available or we can create a volunteer position to make your time, skill set and talents. We know that a positive camp experience can be one of the defining moments of a young person’s life! Volunteer with us today and dare to be a difference maker! 

Major Responsibilities and Abilities: 

 Provide quality care and a safe environment for the children 

 Must be friendly and have positive behaviour 

 Good communication skills 

 Ability to multi-task and follow directions 

 Must be able to walk several blocks at one time 

 Value an active lifestyle 

Qualifications: 

 Organized and creative 

 A satisfactory Criminal Record Check 

 Successful interview 

 A minimum of 2 professional references 

 Completion of the YMCA Child Protection Training 

 Must be over the age of 12 

Commitment to Mission, Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision and values of the YMCA of Moose Jaw 

Service Orientation: Identifies needs and wants of staff and members/participants and responds in an effective and timely manner to enhance every person’s Y experience 

Relationship Building: Builds positive interactions both internally and externally to achieve work related goals 

Welcoming: Treats everybody in a friendly and respectful manner and creates a pleasant, user-friendly atmosphere 

Application Process: 

Please complete a YMCA Volunteer Application. Applications are available at any YMCA location and on our website at www.moosejawymca.ca 

Applications can be dropped off at any YMCA location to Ashley Florent or e-mailed to Ashley@mjymca.ca 

Thank you.