If you are interested in becoming a Little Warriors Volunteer Facilitator for the in person 3 hour Prevent It! Taking Action to Stop Child Sexual Abuse workshop please read all below information.
Volunteer Facilitators are crucial to Little Warriors mission of helping to prevent child sexual abuse in Canada. They are Little Warriors primary resource for delivering the Prevent It! Taking Action To Stop Child Sexual Abuse workshop to adults in communities across Canada.
A Volunteer Facilitator is someone who carries an immense passion for their community, partakes in preventative education and wants to make a difference in the lives of adults and children. Experience with public speaking is an asset and the ability to travel within your community and surrounding communities is essential.
Prior to submitting an application to become a Little Warriors Volunteer Facilitator, candidates are required to have taken the Little Warriors Prevent It! workshop. Taking this workshop is essential in order to experience the material. This workshop also provides valuable insight into the important role of a Volunteer Facilitator. *If the in-person workshop is currently not available in your area you must complete the 90 minute online version of the workshop.
Facilitating each workshop typically requires availability over a four hour period. This includes time to set up, take down and deliver the three hour workshop. Workshops are scheduled during weekdays, evenings or weekends.
Applicants are required to complete a staged screening process. If successful through each stage, you will be required to commit to a minimum one year term with Little Warriors and a minimum of one workshop delivery per month.
Following successful completion of the initial stages of the screening process, applicants will be invited to attend a Volunteer Facilitator Workshop. This workshop includes pre reading material which is sent 2 weeks prior to the workshop and attendance at the facilitator workshop which is 8 hours of training. The pre reading material and the facilitator workshop are designed to provide attendees with the tools to facilitate the Prevent It! workshop (on behalf of Little Warriors) within their community.
Upcoming Facilitator Workshops:
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 8:30-5pm in Fort McMurray, AB Application deadline: Friday, June 16th, 5pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017 8:30-5pm Calgary, AB Application deadline: Friday, September 15th, 5pm (Please note: There are limited places on this workshop. Preference will be given to applicants who reside in areas where there is a high demand for Prevent It! workshops and also to those who have the capacity to deliver workshops both during weekdays and on weekends)
There is a fee of $100 to be paid prior to attending the workshop to cover the cost of the trainer and materials. Once the screening and interview process is complete, the Little Warriors staff will ask you for your payment prior to attending the facilitator workshop.
For further information about the selection and training process, please review the documents listed below. If you would like to speak to the Regional Program Coordinator for your area please e-mail a request to PreventIt@littlewarriors.ca and the coordinator will contact you as soon as possible.
Interested applicants are asked to complete and return these TWO forms:
Volunteer Facilitator Application Form (be sure to include your resume when returning the form)
Volunteer Facilitator Application Process (Check off the first section, review the complete document, sign it and return it with your application form)
Note: Please ensure you are saving the documents to your desktop prior to completing. Your document will be lost otherwise. Save the document to your desktop, complete and email it as an attachment to PreventIt@littlewarriors.ca or fax to 1.888.776.5635.
If you have any questions or require further information please email preventIt@littlewarriors.ca