Steering Committee Member

(Burton Avenue United Church, Various Locations, Listening Post)

Position ID: V-BAR0213
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 07 Nov 2023

Opportunity Details: Steering Committee Member


We are an initiative of Burton Avenue United Church. We are community folks who show up with open hearts and a non-judgmental presence for people to be heard with compassion at various locations around Barrie.

Embrace Deep Listening

Work as a Team

Help your community

Share your skills and commitment


Contact Cheryl Gauthier, Listening Post Barrie; Phone: 705-72-60401 * 705-715-7278; Email:
  1. Maintain a heartfelt connection and engagement with Listening Post values and mission in the community
  2. Attend regularly scheduled meetings
  3. Create opportunities for sustainability and growth
  4. Nuture a relationship with volunteers, community partners, supporters and with the people we listen to
  5. Document and fairly report personal Steering Committee volunteer hours
  6. Continue efforts in the direction of financial stability, community outreach, engagement and resource development, donor relations, organization sustainability, succession planning and pertnership development, volunteer support and development and provide efforts in the direction of the Listening Post goal and vision
Areas of Interest Board of Directors ; Committees ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/Experience Accounting & Finance ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Leadership ; Listening Skills
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - 1 year term
Interaction Level Small Group
Minimum Hours 8 / Month
Seasons Year Round
Number of Positions Barrie 
4 individual(s) needed in total. 
Alcona: - ; Angus: - ; Bond Head: - ; Cookstown: - ; Stroud: - ; Thornton: - 
Number of Positions - individuals wanted (Total) 1
Training Training is provided - 5 hours of Deep Listening training
Police Check Required
Start Date On or after 15 Nov 2023
Community Sets Barrie ; South Simcoe ; VC - Simcoe County ; VC - Simcoe, Muskoka, Parry Sound District, Bruce, Grey, Peterborough & Northumberland

Agency Details: Burton Avenue United Church, Various Locations, Listening Post

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Barrie, ON