Recreation Program Assistant Volunteer

(Elliott Community (The))

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Position ID: V-GUE1631 Last Modified: 30 Aug 2018 Last Full Update: 30 Aug 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactMichelle Holland, Volunteer Coordinator, The Elliott Community; Phone: 519-822-0491 ext 2366; Fax: 519-822-5658; Email: mholland@elliottcommunity.org
DutiesVolunteers will work closely with Recreation Staff to assist with various recreation programs. Programs may include, but are not limited to: Bingo, Trivia, Crafts, Sing-alongs, Games, Art etc. Volunteer will have the opportunity to visit with residents before and after programs.
More Info Linkwww.elliottcommunity.org
BenefitsGain experience working with seniors; Learn about recreation with older adults; Practice communication and social skills.
ClientsLong-Term Care and Retirement Residents
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Couples ; Families
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Music & Performing Arts ; Senior's Activity Support ; Writing / Editing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Good communication skills; Enjoys social interaction with seniors; Willing to help with a variety of activities
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
LocationThe Elliott Community
Number of PositionsGuelph: 10 individual(s) 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
CostCost of 2 Step Tuberculin/Mantoux Skin Test
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 Step Tuberculin/Mantoux Skin Test Required
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/The-Elliott-Community-533703656711802/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ElliottGuelph
Display Until01 Jan 2019
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Organization NameElliott Community (The)
Office Phone519-822-0491
Fax519-822-5658
E-Mailinfo@elliottcommunity.org
Websitewww.elliottcommunity.org
Address & Map
170 Metcalfe St
Guelph, ON N1E 4Y3
 
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