Communications Volunteer

(Groves Hospital Volunteer Association)

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Position ID: V-GUE2812 Last Modified: 24 May 2018 Last Full Update: 24 May 2018
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementHelp us support Groves Hospital
ContactNancy Peer-Lalani, GHVA Manager, Groves Hospital Volunteer Association; Phone: (519) 843-2010 ext 3206; Email:
DutiesHelp the GHVA to develop a new web presence and introduce social media to our communications portfolio.
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BenefitsIf you have a background in communication and would like to support a successful local not-for-profit, or if you plan a career and communications and would like to gain some experience, this position would appeal to you!
ClientsSeveral stakeholders -- our volunteers (est. 300), the public, donors and purchasers for the Fergus New to You shop and the hospital Gift Shop.
Ages16 year(s) - 99 year(s)
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Social Media ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; General Computer Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Web & IT ; Writing & Editing ; This role will help develop your skills in these areas as well.
Commitment LengthShort Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; GHVA's communication needs will continue, and volunteer help will always be welcome. Our current need is to launch a new communications program.
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours5 / Week
Dates and TimesTimes can be flexible according to your schedule.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Work may be done at home with meetings held periodically at Groves Hospital.
Number of PositionsElora ; Fergus ; Guelph 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationFergus and Elora do not have public transit. If you live locally and/or have your own transportation, it would be beneficial.
Application Deadline30 Jun 2018
Police CheckRequired
Social MediaInstagram Instagram:
Twitter Twitter:
Start DateOn or after 30 May 2018 and on or before 30 Jun 2018
End Date31 Oct 2018
Display Until30 Jun 2018
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Organization NameGroves Hospital Volunteer Association
Office Phone519-843-2010 ext 3206
Address & Map
235 Union St E
Fergus, ON N1M 1W3
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