Junior Achievement Program volunteer – Grade 8 students

at Ottawa Network for Education (Junior Achievement Ottawa) (view profile)
Location 900 Morrison Drive, Suite 205
Date Posted Jan 10
Category Enterprising Community
Opportunity Type Volunteer
Subject Area Education
Estimated time (hours) 10
Targeted Skills Life experience, Work experience, Managing your own finances; Facilitation

Description

Help create tomorrow's leaders!

As a JA Ottawa volunteer, you will visit a classroom to engage students in a variety of interactive learning activities to help them learn real world skills.

JA programs are delivered free of cost to schools.

JA Economics for Success (Grade 8) This is an empowering one-day program for grade 8 students. EFS focuses on financial literacy, challenges students to reflect on their personal goals and highlights the advantages of remaining in school for long-term success.

Students learn about goal-setting, prepare a personal budget, role play networking and interview scenarios and learn about career choices.

Programs are delivered over the course of a full school day, with a partner, and with the classroom teacher present.

JA provides volunteers with training, a pre-set materials and support to make your volunteer experience fun and meaningful.

Just a few hours of your time can transform the course of one person's life.

The process is fairly simple. Register online using the following link and you will be contacted shortly.  Please note that all volunteer applicants are carefully screened according to our policy.

www.jaottawa.ca

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