Capilano Community Services Society (Early Years – Playgroup Volunteer)

Organization Name: Capilano Community Services Society
Opportunity Title: Early Years – Playgroup Volunteer
Category: Children & Youth
Commitment: Less than 6 months
Start Date: June 6, 2022
End Date: September 1, 2024

  • Background/police check required
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
  • Training or orientation required
Opportunity Description:

We are looking for Volunteers to assist Family & Children’s Program staff to provide engaging activities for young children in a safe, friendly and supportive environment at the new Lions Gate Community Rec Centre in North Vancouver.

What You Will be Doing

 Welcoming parent/family member attending programs with children   0 – 5 years old

  • Assist with activities such as telling or reading stories, teaching songs
  • Helping toddlers and preschoolers with arts and crafts, playing games
  • Help with program set-up, snack preparation, and cleanup of play area


  • Can demonstrate patience, empathy, and enthusiasm
  • Have good verbal communication and listening skills
  • Strong observation skills
  • Good conflict resolution skills
  • ECE or ECEA certificate is an asset
  • Basic First Aid is an asset
  • Successful completion of Criminal Record Check

Time Commitment

We ask volunteers to commit to at least one day per week.   Program runs Mondays and Wednesdays from  12 pm to 2:15 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 11:15am


 Lions Gate Community Recreation Centre – North Vancouver (near Marine Drive & Capilano Road)


Make an important difference in the lives of children

Meet new people, gain new skills, and have fun

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