Support Group Volunteer Driver

(East Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St)

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Position ID: V-GUE2719 Last Modified: 22 Nov 2017 Last Full Update: 22 Nov 2017
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementHelp Locally, Give Locally
ContactBarb Carscadden, Manager, Community & Volunteer Engagement, East Wellington Community Services; Phone: (519) 856-2113; Email:
DutiesProvide evening transportation to local support groups, using agency van. Rides occur between one to three evenings per week and includes between 1-4 passengers. Driver may go home while client is attending support group.
ClientsClients are adults who attend local support groups in the East Wellington area, specifically the Town of Erin.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with limited mobility
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Must be comfortable driving at night in all seasons.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours9 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Wednesday: Evening 
Thursday: Evening 
Volunteer position occurs between 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityMust be able to drive a van.
LocationRides occur between Erin, Hillsburgh and Caledon.
Number of PositionsErin: 1 individual(s) 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationDriver License required ; Volunteer will drive agency van but will need to provide own transportation to arrive at agency parking lot where van is located.
Application Deadline28 Feb 2018
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVolunteer interview, orientation and training.
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Start DateOn or after 30 Nov 2017
Display Until31 Aug 2018
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Organization NameEast Wellington Community Services, Erin - 45 Main St
Office Phone519-833-9696
Address & Map
45 Main St
Erin, ON N0B 1T0
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Mailing AddressBox 786 
Erin, ON N0B 1T0