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Community Stewardship Volunteer Leader

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: Community Stewardship Volunteer Leader
Date Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2023
Organization Name: Credit Valley Conservation
Organization Contact: Tori Fisher
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: - Grow as a leader in your community
- Take part in exciting stewardship projects and help restore the Credit River Watershed
- Make an impact by engaging community members in climate change actions
- Work closely with awesome CVC staff and network with environmentally-minded people
- Network with environmental professionals and champions
- Gain valuable experience and skills in the environmental sector
- Have fun and learn more about the Credit River Watershed and the environment
- Act as a representative of CVC and receive a CVC volunteer t-shirt
- Receive a volunteer certificate

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Type of Organization: Public Service
More Info Link:
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Adult (18 +)
Duties / Roles / Activities: - On-site event preparation and clean-up
- Greeting and guiding participants
- Providing demonstrations
- Maintaining quality of plantings
- Engaging and assisting participants
- Practicing and encouraging a safe work environment
- Taking photos and/or sharing the event on social media
- Encouraging a positive atmosphere

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Sample Tasks:
Dates & Times:
  • Daytime
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Orangeville and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: No
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): No
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires today Sunday, March 26, 2023
Areas of Interest:
  • Conservation / Gardening / Horticulture / Nature / Trails / Environment
Skills / Experience: Eligibility:
- 18 years of age or older
- Able to perform physical tasks (bending, lifting, carrying, twisting, etc.)
- Comfortable working outdoors in a variety of weather conditions
- Previous experience in stewardship events/activities a strong asset
- Interest in nature or the environmental sector
- Previous volunteer experience and/or working in a customer service role a strong asset
- Desire to help and gain leadership skills
- Enthusiasm for conservation and climate change action
- Confidence leading groups and interacting with the public
- First aid training an asset
- Vulnerable sector screening required

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