University of Denver

Colorado Army National Guard Child & Youth Program

Contact Person:

Mrs. Kymberly Wheeler phone: 720-250-1412
email: kymberly.d.wheeler.ctr@mail.mil

Agency Description:

To bridge Colorado National Guard youth developmental needs and interests through innovative programming and promote resiliency and readiness.

Website:

http://www.congfamilyreadiness.net

Organization Type:

Youth and families |

Opportunities:

Youth Programs Volunteer |

Volunteer Opportunity

Youth Programs Volunteer

Description: Position Objective To assist the Colorado National Guard Child & Youth Program Lead and Coordinator (LCYPC/CYPC) in the delivery of child and youth related trainings, events, and activities, as well as to ensure youth program policies are enforced.

Major Responsibilities/Description of Duties 1. To assist the LCYPC/CYPC in facilitating youth activities, leadership forums, camps etc. 2. To promote and coordinate youth opportunities, as needed, to include, but not limited to: Yellow Ribbon events, Youth Advisory Council, program development, training, administrative support and event coordinating. 3. To promote a safe environment for all children & youth, parents, staff and volunteers. 4. To enforce behavior expectations for children & youth, as outlined in the Youth Code of Conduct. 5. To maintain communication with LCYPC/CYPC regarding concerns, disruptive behaviors, injuries and/or unforeseen changes to previous agendas or planning. 6. To serve as facilitator during small and large group trainings/activities. 7. Other duties as assigned by the LCYPC/CYPC. 8. To complete After Action Reports (AARs) following each event.

Supervision 1. The Child & Youth Program Coordinators will serve as the supervisors of all Colorado National Guard Youth Program volunteers. 2. The CONG State Family Program Director possesses direct responsibility of the CONG Child and Youth Program.


Requirements for volunteers: Qualifications/Skills • Desire and commitment to work with Colorado National Guard children and youth • Must complete a State Criminal History Record, Care National Agency Check and Inquiries and be in compliance with State, National and Federal requirements and regulations • Willingness to work as a team member • Good communication skills • Ability to relate well with others


Number of Volunteers Needed: 15
Time Commitment: Flexible
Instructions for Registering for this Opportunity: If you are interested in becoming a volunteer for the Colorado National Guard Child & Youth Program, please contact Lance Ellis at lance.k.ellis2.ctr@mail.mil or 720-250-1195

Availability: Weekday - No | Weekend: Yes | Morning: No | Evening: No | Afternoon: No
Expires on: October 13 2017
Is Public Transportation Available: Yes

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