Kid/Teen Yoga Teacher


Published:

01/03/2018

Start Date

04/02/2018

End Date

06/29/2018

Times of day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

108 North Payne Street
Alexandria
Virginia
22314
United States

Description

Be a YoKid Yoga Teacher & Mentor

Prior to submitting an application, please carefully read the information below.

           Application Deadline: Monday, April 2 (new teachers only)

          Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 28 (returning teachers only)


Volunteer Orientation Dates

If selected as a volunteer, you have two date options to attend an orientation training. This is a mandatory in person training.

  • Tuesday, April 3 – 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • Saturday, April 7 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Sites

Confirmed Sites for Spring 2018: https://bit.ly/2G2G3CI


NOTE: YoKid works with other schools that are pending final logistics. This list will be updates as programs are finalized. We will do our best to match you to a site closest to the preferences you indication in your application.


Expectations

    You are:

  • Committed to teach at least 1 yoga class per week
  • Committed for the full season for up to 12 weeks, classes are usually between the hours of 2pm-6pm
  • Dedicated 1.5-3 hours to volunteering for one class which includes commute time (location dependent)
  • Able to communicate openly, promply, and frequently (via texts, email, and phone calls)
  • Reliabile (i.e. returning materials, being timely, returning mats)
  • Able to providing at least 2 weeks’ notice for planned absences
  • Able to participate in volunteer orientation session, trainings and planned volunteer meetings


What Volunteers Can Expect from YoKid

  • Support by providing curriculum, check-ins, and 20-hour kids/teen yoga training
  • Working to establish a community through events and opportunities to connect with other volunteers
  • Access to the YoKid Network


Commitment Dates for Spring 2018

Season Dates: April – June

Number of weeks: Each program ranges from 6-12 weeks


Application Process

Because of the level of commitment required and nature of working with kids, potential volunteers must complete the following process prior to being considered for selection.

  1. Submit an online application (see above)
  2. Submit a background check
  3. Phone Screening
  4. In-person conversation


Selection Process

You will be notified within 1-2 business days following your interview of your selection.


Accepted Volunteers

Volunteer selected will be required to complete the following:

  • 20-hour Kid/Teen Yoga Teacher Training through YoKid*
  • Volunteer Orientation


*If you have already completed your 20-hour training through YoKid or another Kid Yoga Training you meet this requirement and are only required to attend the volunteer orientation session


20-Hour Kid/Teen Yoga Teacher Training Dates

Dates Coming Soon


You’re Ready to Teach!

After completing the volunteer orientation and 20 hour training (if needed and available), you are ready to teach. You will have the support of YoKid and other volunteers throughout your volunteer teaching experience!


Questions? 

If you have any questions, call 571.358.9642 or email lindsay@yokid.org

Fee Required

Benefits

Stipend Provided

Training Provided

How To Apply

lindsay@yokid.org

https://www.yokid.org/volunteer/

Be a YoKid Yoga Teacher & Mentor

Prior to submitting an application, please carefully read the information below.

           Application Deadline: Monday, April 2 (new teachers only)

          Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 28 (returning teachers only)


Volunteer Orientation Dates

If selected as a volunteer, you have two date options to attend an orientation training. This is a mandatory in person training.

  • Tuesday, April 3 – 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • Saturday, April 7 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Sites

Confirmed Sites for Spring 2018: https://bit.ly/2G2G3CI

NOTE: YoKid works with other schools that are pending final logistics. This list will be updates as programs are finalized. We will do our best to match you to a site closest to the preferences you indication in your application.


Expectations

    You are:

  • Committed to teach at least 1 yoga class per week
  • Committed for the full season for up to 12 weeks, classes are usually between the hours of 2pm-6pm
  • Dedicated 1.5-3 hours to volunteering for one class which includes commute time (location dependent)
  • Able to communicate openly, promply, and frequently (via texts, email, and phone calls)
  • Reliabile (i.e. returning materials, being timely, returning mats)
  • Able to providing at least 2 weeks’ notice for planned absences
  • Able to participate in volunteer orientation session, trainings and planned volunteer meetings


What Volunteers Can Expect from YoKid

  • Support by providing curriculum, check-ins, and 20-hour kids/teen yoga training
  • Working to establish a community through events and opportunities to connect with other volunteers
  • Access to the YoKid Network


Commitment Dates for Spring 2018

Season Dates: April – June

Number of weeks: Each program ranges from 6-12 weeks


Application Process

Because of the level of commitment required and nature of working with kids, potential volunteers must complete the following process prior to being considered for selection.

  1. Submit an online application (see above)
  2. Submit a background check
  3. Phone Screening
  4. In-person conversation


Selection Process

You will be notified within 1-2 business days following your interview of your selection.


Accepted Volunteers

Volunteer selected will be required to complete the following:

  • 20-hour Kid/Teen Yoga Teacher Training through YoKid*
  • Volunteer Orientation

*If you have already completed your 20-hour training through YoKid or another Kid Yoga Training you meet this requirement and are only required to attend the volunteer orientation session


20-Hour Kid/Teen Yoga Teacher Training Dates

Dates Coming Soon


You’re Ready to Teach!

After completing the volunteer orientation and 20 hour training (if needed and available), you are ready to teach. You will have the support of YoKid and other volunteers throughout your volunteer teaching experience!


Questions? 

If you have any questions, call 571.358.9642 or email lindsay@yokid.org


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