Evening and Weekend Programme Support

(Wellington Terrace Long Term Care Home)

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Position ID: V-GUE2768 Last Modified: 09 May 2018 Last Full Update: 09 May 2018
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementCompassionately Supporting Others
ContactMary Black, Coordinator of Volunteers, Wellington Terrace Long Term Care Home; Phone: (519) 846-5359 ext 7266; Fax: (519) 846-9192; Email: maryb@wellington.ca
DutiesVolunteers are needed to assist our Recreation Therapists (or in some cases lead the activities independently) with various games such as bingo, bowling and cards
More Info Linkhttps://www.wellington.ca/en/resident-services/WTVolunteerServices.aspx
BenefitsThis is an opportunity to gain experience working with older adults and adults requiring long term care. This role will provide a positive benefit to the residents and will be helpful to anyone with a career interest in the healthcare field.
ClientsResidents that require assistance, cueing and other support with games that they enjoy participating in
Ages14 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Couples
Areas of InterestSenior's Activity Support ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesWednesday: Afternoon, Evening (6:30 - 8:30 pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening (5:45 - 7:15 pm) 
Saturday: Afternoon (1:30 - 3:15 pm) 
Sunday: Afternoon (1:30 - 3:15 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location474 Wellington Road 18, Fergus, ON
Number of PositionsFergus: 8 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job
TransportationCar required ; We are not accessible by public transit, Volunteer will need own transportation
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2-Step TB testing and Flu Vaccine (during flu season only) are mandatory for all volunteer roles
Start DateOn or after 23 May 2018
Display Until12 Oct 2018
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Organization NameWellington Terrace Long Term Care Home
Office Phone519-846-5359
Address & Map
474 Wellington Rd 18
Fergus, ON N1M 0A1
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