Requirements:
  • Other
Also required for this position: 1.5 hours of training required before delivering a JA program in class. Training is held at our downtown location on 12 Avenue SE, near Victoria Park train station.
Languages Needed:

We welcome you regardless of how many languages you may fluent in, that being said English is necessary for our delivering our programs.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit
New Listing

Volunteers needed in classrooms around Calgary and Airdrie!

870, 105 12 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB, T2G 1A1 [map]
4-100 hours / weekly
ongoing, full mornings, as needed
Enjoy working with children?
Passionate about financial literacy?
Excited about sharing your entrepreneurial experience?

Junior Achievement is currently looking for a variety of passionate, caring professionals to help in our elementary and middle school classes throughout Calgary in the next few weeks!

About JA:
JA started with a vision to help teach young people about business and free enterprise- educating youth about financial literary, work readiness, and entrepreneurship. Now in over 121 countries, JA brings volunteers together with over 10.2 million of our future leaders.

The JA Southern Alberta charter was launched in 1960 and now operates through 8 offices across southern Alberta, reaching almost 30,000 students in grades 4-12 every year. With the help of local school boards, companies dedicated to youth success, multiple Rural Leadership Councils, and a committed board, we are positioned to grow even further.

Volunteer Opportunities:
“EMS PROGRAMS”:
Volunteers have the option to join students in the classrooms between grades 4-9 during school hours (~8am-12pm) to deliver JA programs on content ranging from starting their own businesses, budgeting for post-secondary, and embracing diverse teams. See dates for Delivery attachment for volunteer availability.


Dates needing volunteers:
Wednesday, October 2nd St. Michael (SW) - grades 7, 8 and 9
Friday, October 4th St Joseph (NW)- grades 7, 8 and 9
Tuesday, October 8th Simons Valley (NW) - grade 6
Thursday, October 10th Louis Riel (SW) - grade 8
Friday, October 16th Father Doucet (SW) - grades 5 and 6
Wednesday, October 18th Annie Gale School (NE) -grades 6, 7, 8 and 9
Tuesday, October 22nd St William (SE) - grades 5 and 6
Tuesday, October 29th Divine Mercy (SE)- grades 4, 5 and 6
Certification or Education Required
Certification requirement?
No! We are looking to bring on professionals from various business backgrounds and certifications from administration to architectural design who have a passion for leading our future generation of entrepreneurs and can bring forth real-life stories and experience to the classrooms.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Junior Achievement is the link between education and the business world, giving youth the confidence and knowledge they need to define personal success, enhance their workforce readiness and pursue their dreams. Why not volunteer to be apart of our future entrepreneurs' journey today?
Requirements:
  • Other
Also required for this position: 1.5 hours of training required before delivering a JA program in class. Training is held at our downtown location on 12 Avenue SE, near Victoria Park train station.
Languages Needed:

We welcome you regardless of how many languages you may fluent in, that being said English is necessary for our delivering our programs.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit