Recreation Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: River East Personal Care Home
Address: 1375 Molson Street
Winnipeg MB  R2K 4K8
Website: http://rivereast.ca
Organizational Description: River East Personal Care Home is home to 120 Elders. It is located in the East Kildonan area of the City of Winnipeg. River East Personal Care Home Ltd. is privately owned and currently managed by Extendicare. River East is a one-story structure situated on 5.4 acres of land, built in 1993 and designed and decorated to feel like home from the minute you enter our front door!
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Assisting in a variety of recreation programs offered at the Home (e.g. Special Events/Parties, Happy Hour/Pub afternoons, Bingo, Bowling, Crafts, etc.)
Skills Required: -An interest in working with the Elderly in a Long Term Care Setting.
-Friendly
-reliable
-ability to follow directions
-good communication skills
-physically able to perform tasks such as pushing wheelchairs
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Various times available Monday - Saturdays: 10am - 11:30am,1:30pm - 3:30pm; 5:45pm - 8:00pm available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Email: jzabudny@extendicare.com
Online: www.rivereast.ca
Closing Date: Jan 31, 2020
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