“You vote in elections every few years... but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in." Sue Premo, Community Organizer.
If you are interested in volunteering with BFL, please contact Claire Chiang, Coordinator of Volunteers at 604-312-3243 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Volunteer Positions
Volunteer Childcare Worker: Burnaby South Secondary School
5455 Rumble Street, Burnaby, BC
Burnaby Family Life operates a licensed childcare program at Burnaby South Secondary School for children ages eight weeks to 36 months. Hours of operation are from 7:30am to 4:45pm during the school year.
Volunteer Childcare Worker: Morley
7355 Morley Street, Burnaby, BC
Volunteers will work together with staff in a licensed childcare facility, taking care of children aged three and up. There are two licensed childcare programs at Morley Elementary School. One if for children aged three to five; the other one is a before and after school care program for children in kindergarten through to fifth grade.
**Volunteers will work together with staff in a licensed childcare facility, taking care of children eight weeks to 36 months. This is a young parent program which provides a supportive environment for pregnant and parenting students while they continue their secondary education. Volunteers will assist program staff in setting up the room with different activities, playing with children and attending to the children's physical needs. The previous experience working with young children is required!