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Are you looking for work? Have you heard that volunteering might help help? Want to learn more? This workshop is for you! This workshop which will focus on teaching you more about the volunteer process, how to search for volunteer opportunities, how volunteering can help you find work and provide opportunities to reflect on transferable skills and answer any questions you have.

When: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Where: Volunteer Toronto
344 Bloor Street West
Suite 404
Toronto, Ontario  M5S3A7
Contact: Kelly DeVries
416-961-6888 x229

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6 Ways Volunteering Can Help You When Looking For Work

Looking for work can be tough! Volunteering is a way to help you gain skills and experience for the job-market. It also allows you to try out new things, network with people and have fun!

This one and a half hour interactive session will focus on the who, what, when, where and how of volunteering and 6ways  volunteering can help you when looking for work.

 Questions that will be answered include:

  • How do I find a volunteer position?
  • How can I gain transferable skills from a volunteer opportunity?
  • What are the benefits of volunteering when looking for work? 
  • How do I highlight volunteering on my resume? 

 The session will be led by Iona, Community Engagement Volunteer at Volunteer Toronto, and will include stories from people who have volunteered while looking for work. 


Date:        Wednesday, January 27

Time:       1-2:30PM

Please arrive between 12:45PM and 1PM. We will start at 1pm sharp. 

Location: Volunteer Toronto Office

                 344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404

                 2 minutes from Spadina Subway Station

Cost:        Free


 To register please click on REGISTER above


If you have an accessibility need that requires accommodation please let us know on the registration form. 

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Volunteer Toronto Office

344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404
Toronto, ON
M5S 3A7

T. 416-961-6888
F. 416.961.6859

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