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6 Ways Volunteering Supports Job Search (Scarborough - February 19)
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Job hunting can be challenging in today's market. Volunteering is a a great way to gain experience and build your network, as well as an opportunity to make new friends and have some fun. This interactive session focuses on the who, what, when, where and how of volunteering by exploring 6 ways volunteering can help with your job search. Discover how to search for and apply to volunteer positions, and what to expect along the way!

When: Tuesday February 19, 2019
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Scarborough Civic Centre Library
156 Borough Drive
Scarborough, Ontario  M1P 4N7
Contact: Vino Thevaseelan
416-961-6888 x 226

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This 1.5 hour interactive workshop will cover:

  • An overview of Volunteer Toronto's programs and services
  • The benefits of volunteering
  • How to choose a volunteer role that supports your career goals
  • Time commitments for volunteer roles in Toronto
  • How to effectively use Volunteer Toronto's online search portal
  • How to network and build professional references
  • Resume writing, application and interview tips
  • How to highlight volunteering in your job search


Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Location: 156 Borough Drive Scarborough, ON, M1P 4N7

Facilitators: Nora & Rishi, Volunteer Toronto Volunteer Ambassadors

Cost: Free

This workshop takes place in a wheelchair accessible space.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Past participants have said:

  • "The Ambassadors at Volunteer Toronto are amazing presenters! They are friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable."
  • "This session really gave me the information I need to be able to find a suitable volunteer position."
  • "Now I know what I need to do to help me get the job that I really want"
  • "I'm excited to find a volunteer role. Thank you for the information and resources."
  • "If volunteering is as fun as this session, I'm in!"

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