YouthLink is a registered charity providing a wide range of services that promote mental health and well-being for youth in Scarborough.
YouthLink offers Pathways to Education™, a community based program designed to lower the dropout rate among high-school students from economically disadvantaged communities. The program offers academic, social, financial, and advocacy support in order to increase their opportunity for success in high school and beyond.
Recruiting for: Volunteer tutors
Skills: Relationship-building, Listening, Problem solving, Teamwork and collaboration, Writing, Critical analytical, Interpersonal, Communication
Programs: Bachelor of Education, Engineering, Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), Business, English, Math
Number of positions: 50-75
Where positions are posted: Career Centre's online job posting system
Application method: Students can either bring their resumes to the event
How to prepare: Students can prepare by having questions about the program and the volunteer position. Interested students can leave their contact information with me at the event for follow-up.