The Glow Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity (Spring 2020)

Service Description

Glow is the oldest continuously-run queer student organization in Canada. Run entirely by dedicated student volunteers, we offer a wide variety of discussion groups, social events, advocacy opportunities, awareness campaigns, resources, and LGBTQ+ information.

Job Details

Job title: General Volunteer – The Glow Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity (Spring 2020)

Benefits of Volunteering with Glow: Meeting cool new people, and helping others find a space to fit in and be themselves! Not to mention, we have volunteer socials every month (with free snacks!) and a volunteer appreciation gift at the end of the semester for your amazing work with us.

Department: Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA) student-run service

Reports to: Coordinators and Executives - Glow

Effective date: Spring 2020

Role Description: Come out and help Glow promote a healthy attitude towards all sexual orientations and gender identities - we are looking for volunteers for the Spring 2020 term!

Weekly Time Commitment: 2-5 hours a week, depending on the number of shifts you choose

Key Accountabilities

  • This is not an approval-based application - there are no interviews. This is simply a registration form in which we will use to further notify you about training
  • If you prefer, an interview can be done over the phone, should you decide that the online application is not for you.
  • Our centre is wheelchair accessible - the ramp that allows entrance is by Campus Bubble.
  • All volunteers are expected to uphold our three policies to ensure a safe and welcoming space for all centre users. You can learn more about our policies on our website, found here: https://feds.ca/feds-services/glow-centre-sexual-and-gender-diversity

Requirements and assets for the role

Understanding of or willingness to learn about inclusion, safe spaces, diversity, and intersectionality.

Training Requirements

Please note that you will be expected to attend our mandatory training. Our volunteer training date is TBA

Applications

Application Deadline: 2020/5/10 11:30 PM

Application Submission: LEADS Application Form
 

WHEN COMPLETING APPLICATION PLEASE SAVE YOUR WORK IN A WORD PROCESSOR – APPLICATION WILL TIME OUT AND NOT SAVE PROGRESS.

Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA) student-run services are student volunteer-run organizations instituted in order to address unmet needs identified as being important to the student body and best fulfilled by a component of the Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA) student-run service Description.