Hair Salon Support Volunteer

(Elliott Community (The))

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Position ID: V-GUE2721 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) 822-4835; Email:
Duties• Establish and maintain a welcoming environment in the salon 
• Assist in bringing residents to and from the salon (need to be able to push residents in wheelchairs) 
• Light duties within the salon including taking out hair rollers, folding towels, sweeping 
• Interact with the resident through conversation/hand massages while residents are waiting for their appointment and following their appointment
Benefits• Learn and practice social and communication skills 
• Gain experience interacting with seniors 
• Build meaningful relationships with residents of The Elliott Community 
• Help residents look and feel good.
ClientsLong-Term Care and Retirement Residents
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language
Areas of InterestCustomer / Sales Services ; Health Care ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceConfidentiality ; Customer Service ; Team Work ; An interest in Hair Styling and hair Salon environment is considered an asset.
Commitment LengthShort Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning 
Tuesday: Morning 
Wednesday: Morning 
Thursday: Morning 
Friday: Morning 
Monday to Friday 9:00am-4:30 p.m. available
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsGuelph: 8 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Application Deadline31 Dec 2018
CostCost of 2 Step Tuberculin/Mantoux Skin Test
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 Step Tuberculin/Mantoux Skin Test Required
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Display Until01 Jan 2019
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Organization NameElliott Community (The)
Office Phone519-822-0491
Address & Map
170 Metcalfe St
Guelph, ON N1E 4Y3
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