Children’s Social Group Volunteer

Children’s Social Group Volunteer

ABA Connections is dedicated to providing high-quality, ethical, and affordable services for children and families impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or similar learning, developmental, or behavioural challenges.

Hours Per Week: Sundays 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Start Date: As soon as possible    

End Date: June  23rd, 2019; with possibility for extension

About the Group

Our Children’s Social Group provides children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or other developmental, learning, or behavioural challenges the opportunity to engage socially with peers in a safe, supportive environment. The group is geared towards children aged 3 years – 8 years of all skill-sets and interests, and is led by ABA-Trained Facilitators and volunteers.

Your Role

As a social group volunteer, your role will be to assist the group facilitators in group preparation, facilitation, and clean up. You will help with the supervision and engagement of participants, which may include feeding and/or personal care needs. Training and supervision provided.

Your Interests/Qualifications

Possess or be working towards a high school diploma or equivalent

Passion and interest in working with children, and particularly children with special needs

Experience working with children, specifically children with special needs

Theoretical and/or practical experience in Applied Behaviour Analysis (preferred)

Clear Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check

Valid First Aid/CPR certification (preferred)

Responsible, outgoing, and enthusiastic!

 Please note, this an unpaid volunteer position. Interested applicants are asked to submit their resume and a cover letter. 

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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