Digital Connection Support Volunteer
(Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living)
|Impact Statement||Community members are connected to resources.|
|Contact||Hannah Senitt, Coordinator of Volunteer Resources, Guelph Community Health Centre; Phone: (519) 821-6638 ext 326; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||Many of our peer supported programs like Yoga, Zumba and Mindfulness have moved to a virtual platform! Volunteers are needed to assist staff and program leaders with providing online programs or assist clients with one-to-one support in getting connected. This role may include: offering basic tech support, assist with creating email address, software support or loading platforms. |
Volunteers in this role are required to have a good understanding of online meetings and tech problem solving skills. Tech training is not provided. Agency orientation and support are provided.
Volunteers must have access to a computer and internet.
|Sustainable Development Goals||No Poverty ; Zero Hunger ; Good Health and Well-Being ; Reduced Inequality|
|More Info Link||www.guelphchc.ca|
|Benefits||• Gain experience working in an online setting |
• Gain skills in client service and tech support
• Be part of a team that is working to offer programs online
• Learn to adapt your approach when working with people from diverse backgrounds
• Be appreciated for all of your hard work and commitment
• Build your network and possibility to gain future reference if needed
• Have Fun!
As part of our volunteer appreciation plan, all Guelph CHC volunteers gain access to internal job posting, can sit on various committees and gain access to training opportunities.
|Ages||14 year(s) and up|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Computers & IT (Software Related) ; Computers & IT (User Support and Training) ; Customer / Sales Services ; Health Care ; Maintenance / Repair ; Pandemic / Coronavirus / COVID-19 Support ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; General Computer Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Translation & Languages - 2nd Language an asset ; Web & IT|
|Commitment Length||Short Term (Up to 4 months)|
|Interaction Level||Solitary ; One-on-one|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Flexible hours, Various program times and volunteer availability|
|Number of Positions||Guelph |
4 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Tech Training is not provided for this role. Staff support is provided.|
|Transportation||Virtual, work from home.|
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|Organization Name||Guelph Community Health Centre, Guelph - Downtown Location, Healthy Living|
|Address & Map|
176 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 8N9
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