MATES peer volunteers go through intensive training while learning to utilize effective listening skills and resources to provide support for their fellow students. Volunteers will have the opportunity to be part of an amazing team and gain valuable experience, while also giving back to the University!
Thank you for your interest in the MATES program. We are currently hiring for the Fall 2016 term. Please apply through LEADS:
- Peer Support Volunteer: https://leads.uwaterloo.ca/Advertisement/Details/1813
- Executive Positions: https://leads.uwaterloo.ca/Advertisement/Details/1814
- Coordinator: https://leads.uwaterloo.ca/Advertisement/Details/1815
For each volunteer, we ask for a time commitment of approximately 3 hours total per week, which would include morning and/or afternoon hours. Please be sure that you can make the time commitment before applying. The actual number of hours may vary depending on the number of appointments and referrals we receive.