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Nursery Volunteer

Do you love children? And have childcare experience?

We are looking for an amazing volunteer to help in our Nursery on Wednesday afternoons from 12:30pm – 4:30pm. 
You would be providing childcare for the children of young parents while they use Evergreen’s programs.

  • Interacting with and engaging infants, toddlers or pre-schoolers through playing, reading books, story-telling, singing songs, snack times, etc.
  • Putting babies to sleep, comforting unhappy babies, giving bottles, changing diapers, etc.
  • Providing relief for the full-time nursery staff to address administrative duties or other tasks
  • Help with other activities such as organizing and sorting donations, assisting with administrative tasks, washing toys and other duties as assigned when there are no children to be cared for
  • Tidying the nursery whenever needed, ensuring all toys, books and equipment are safely and neatly stored away
  • Ensuring space is safe and secure for children at all times
  • Interacting with parents as required, ensuring any issues or concerns are followed up and addressed
  • Work closely and cooperatively with the staff and volunteer team

YSM’s Evergeen Nursery is located on 365 Spadina Ave. (between College and Dundas).

A successful applicant will be available for over 6 months of consistent volunteering and will be over the age of 18.

YSM's COVID-19 Response

To ensure the health and safety of all, and under the direction of Public Health safety protocols, YSM’s program buildings are closed to public access. However, we are providing food, counselling, and other services. Please click to learn about services being offered and how you can help.