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About the Position
Position # 2271
OrganizationHike Nova Scotia
Position Walk Leader - NS Walks
Impact Statement Our trained volunteer walk leaders help adults in communities in Nova Scotia enjoy the many physical, mental and social benefits of walking by leading safe and friendly weekly group walks.
Description Take free 3-hour virtual or in person training, then organize and lead weekly gentle walk groups in your community. These walks are for adults who are currently less active. We offer continual support to our walk leaders who stay in touch with us about who is coming out to the walks and any changes of location or schedule.
Training Details We offer free, 3-hour interactive virtual or in-person training sessions that provides volunteers the skills and knowledge to lead or co-lead a group in their community. We discuss the benefits of walking, choosing a good route, the pace of the group and more.
Working Conditions Most of the work will be outdoors, need to be able to walk for approx. 1/2 hour and carry a light backpack.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Anytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual, A Newcomer, Older Adult
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Plan & Co-ordinate, Motivate Others, Problem Solving, Accountability, Respect
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Contact Catherine Droesbeck
Phone 9024832813
Address PO Box 31076 Gladstone Halifax, B3K 5T9
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