Volunteer opportunity posted by: Impact NW
Posted on: January 15, 2013
Are you a father looking to connect with other fathers in the local community? If so, apply today to volunteer as a Dads' Group Facilitator with Impact NW!
Assist in the facilitation of Impact NW's Community Dads' Group to increase fathers' confidence, competence, and to connect them with other dads and their community.
Form lasting connections with other fathers in the community
Gain experience working with families in a strengths based capacity
Receive consideration for internal positions
Increase professional network
Provide facilitation monthly at our Community Dads' Group
Support fathers by providing a space for them to be with their children
Create a fun atmosphere to engage fathers and children
Help with outreach efforts to recruit more fathers to participate
Be a father
Good communication skills
Ability to work with a diverse group of mothers
Ability to pass a criminal background check
Facilitators meetings provided as needed and determined by facilitators to allow all volunteers to come together and discuss group dynamics.
New volunteers will facilitate at least 1 group with an experienced facilitator before doing so on their own.
Additional support is provided as needed and requested by facilitator.
Ongoing once a month on either Tuesday evenings from 5:30 – 8 pm or Friday mornings from 9:30 am – 12 pm.
Commit to facilitate at least one group every month on a rotating schedule with other facilitators.
For more information about Impact NW, visit www.impactnw.org.
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