In-School Mentors

(Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and District)

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Position ID: V-ORI0126 Last Modified: 11 Jul 2021 Last Full Update: 10 Mar 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactLauren Oke, Mentoring Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia & District; Phone: 705-325-3151 ext 226; Fax: 705-325-4655; Email:
DutiesMatch with a student in an elementary or secondary school for one hour a week for the school year where you do fun activities at school 1:1 and build a friendship with a child who needs a positive role model.
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Clientsstudents in grade 2-11
Ages18 year(s) - 70 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Reading / Literacy ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceMentoring & Training ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; One school year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Working with the school liaison and the student, the volunteer picks the day and time each week.
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Fall ; Winter ; Year Round ; September to June.
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
Locationat the school
Number of PositionsColdwater: 12 individual(s) ; Orillia: 12 individual(s) ; Orillia and area: 14 individual(s) ; Ramara: 12 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training provided on site.
TransportationNear public transit ; Volunteer is responsible for their own transportation.
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameBig Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and District
Office Phone705-325-3151
Address & Map
17 Colborne St E, Unit 102
Orillia, ON L3V 1T4
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