Musician Volunteer

(Elliott Community (The))

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Position ID: V-GUE1802 Last Modified: 10 Jan 2018 Last Full Update: 10 Jan 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactMichelle Schefter, Volunteer Coordinator, The Elliott Community; Phone: 519-822-0491 ext 2366; Fax: 519-822-5658; Email: mschefter@elliottcommunity.org
DutiesMusician volunteers will provide musical entertainment for groups of residents, or offer one-to-one opportunities for residents to experience the joy and peace that music can bring.
More Info Linkwww.elliottcommunity.org
BenefitsSharing your musical talents with residents of The Elliott Community; Gain experience working with seniors; Learn and practice social and communication skills; Build meaningful relationships with residents of The Elliott
ClientsLong-Term Care Residents and/or Retirement Residents
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups
Areas of InterestMusic & Performing Arts ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Ability to play piano or a small musical instrument (guitar, flute, saxophone, harmonica, etc); Knowledge of a variety of music styles; Comfortable interacting with seniors and people with disabilities.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Groups interested in performing can also contact the volunteer coordinator to talk further about a potential opportunity.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationThe Elliott Community, 170 Metcalfe St, Guelph
Number of PositionsGuelph: 6 individual(s) 
 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; 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
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Start DateOn or after 01 Feb 2018
Display Until01 Jun 2018
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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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