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Warden Woods Community Centre

At Warden Woods, our many diverse
programmes and services, community
projects and special events offer
something for everyone.

For over 40 years, we have worked to
build caring, compassionate,
interdependent and just communities
in southwest Scarborough.

Our dedicated staff and volunteers
provide over 50 programmes and
services for all ages.

Recruiting for: Program assistants (e.g. Meals on Wheels, Community Development), Program workers (e.g. afterschool programs), Administrative assistants (e.g. reception)

Skills: Team Workers; Flexibility; Problem Solving; Able to provide consistent customer experience; Positive attitude; Community-focused.

Programs: Social Work; Children, Childhood & Youth; Health & Society;

Number of positions: 5-10

Where positions are posted: On our website, although if a student has a particular interest that isn’t posted, we can look into accommodating a specific placement. www.wardenwoods.com/volunteer-positions

Application method: Application form; they will then be invited to an interview (phone or group) and if successful will be asked to complete documentation for a police reference check (if supporting vulnerable groups – children/ seniors).

How to prepare: Understand what area they want to volunteer in and why. Being able to chat about their experience and their motivations is the only thing they need to bring with them.