Volunteer Driver

(Victorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, VON - Mount Forest, Transportation)

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Position ID: V-GUE2903 Last Modified: 27 May 2021 Last Full Update: 27 May 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactDonna Green, Tranportation Program Coordinator, Victorian Order of Nurses of Canada ( VON ); Phone: (519) 323-2330 ext 4950; Fax: (519) 323-9655; Email: donna.green@von.ca
DutiesSafely transporting VON clients to appointments with volunteer vehicle. Volunteer goes to door upon arrival and ensure client gets into destination facility.  
Volunteer drivers are needed for clients in Guelph and Wellington County.
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being ; Reduced Inequality ; Sustainable Cities and Communities
BenefitsDriver's are reimbursed mileage for drives completed for in town and out of town drives. Out of town mileage reimbursement is quoted to drivers prior to driving. Driver's help seniors 65+ and adults with physical disabilities stay independent in their own homes.
ClientsClients are seniors 65+ or Adults with physical disabilities.
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Health Care ; Special Needs / Differently Abled ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Team Work
Commitment LengthVolunteer drivers provide their availability.
Interaction LevelUsually one to one but may have two client's if both are going to the same place.
Minimum Hours2 / Day
Dates and TimesDriver's are booked by their availability Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m-4:30p.m.
SeasonsYear Round ; Volunteer driver provides what days they are available and what geographic area the will drive. ie: local, or out of town.
Number of PositionsAberfoyle ; Arthur ; Elora ; Fergus ; Guelph ; Harriston ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on the job
TransportationDriver License required ; Car required
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsLetter provided by Transportation Coordinator to take for Police Check to avoid charges.
Start DateOn or after 27 May 2021
Display Until31 Aug 2021
Agency Details
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Organization NameVictorian Order of Nurses, Waterloo Wellington Dufferin, VON - Mount Forest, Transportation
Office Phone519-323-2330
Toll Free Phone1-888-506-6353
Address & Map
392 Main St N, Unit 4
Mount Forest, ON N0G 2L2
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