Pedalheads Bike Camps Summer 2016 – Paid and Jr. Volunteer Positions Available

Paid Instructors – Students must be turning 17 by December 31st  (Grade 11 or 12): PedalheadsBikeCampsJobs

Junior Instructors (Volunteers) –  Must be turning 13 by December 31st (Grades 8, 9, or 10):  PedalheadsBikeCamps2016JrVolunteers

For more info contact:  Nick Pavlakis, BC Hiring Manager, nick@pedalheads.com, 604-833-4238

Camp Ignite Mentorship Program 2016

August 11 to August 14, 2016 – Female students between the ages of 16-18 will be given an introduction to the exciting and challenging career of being a firefighter.  Girls will be introduced to firefighting skills as well as participate in team building activities. Along with this they will receive a CPR level A certificate and Fire Extinguisher training.  Submit your application by hand to Vancouver Fire & Rescue at 900 Heatley Avenue or via email to Joanne.crockett@vancouver.ca

Complete info and application package available at:  www.campignite.com

Volunteers Needed at Simon Fraser University’s Summer Camp Programs

An opportunity for students to develop leadership skills under the guidance of professional educators and experienced staff members. A great chance for prospective SFU students to experience the SFU community and to build relationships with staff, faculty, and current SFU students.  Contact Michelle at 778-782-4307.  Visit the website at https://www.sfu.ca/camps/career/volunteer.html or click here  SFU Summer Camp 2016 Volunteer Info

 

Veazey Scholarship Foundation

The Tom and Phyllis Veazey Scholarship is a fully funded (tuition, books and fees of an approximate value of $10,000 per year), four year scholarship to The University of British Columbia.  Please see Ms. Farnell as soon as possible if you would like to be nominated.  Some criteria:  demonstrated academic achievement, a history of and an intent to continue participating in and contributing to the community, and the promise of using your education to make a positive difference in the lives of others.  More info and application package here:  Veazey Scholarship Foundation 2016

SOLDIER FOR A DAY WORK STUDY PROGRAM

Saturday, April 30, 2016Space is limited, so apply early!  Deadline to apply is April 15, 2016.  See your counsellor or Mrs. Alberti in the Career Center for application packages (or the link below).  For students in grades 10, 11 and 12.  This 6 ½ hour program will show students how a soldier in the Army Reserve is trained and what they do when they are working for the Canadian Armed Forces.  Students will be given the opportunity to be given basic instruction in marching, weapons, individual kit, rappelling, communication systems, basic field skills, chemical defence, engineering displays and technical trades.  Get a closer look at education and job opportunities offered by some of the Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland Army Reserve units.   soldierforaday2016.pdf