Entry Ambassador

Organization Details
Organization Name: Misericordia Health Centre
Address: 99 Cornish Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 1A2
Website: http://www.misericordia.mb.ca
Organizational Description: Misericordia Health Centre is a leading provider of diverse health-care services within the Winnipeg Health Region specializing in a unique out-patient programs as well as care designed to meet the needs of an aging population.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: - Greeting patients/the public upon entry
- Providing maps/directions to those needing assistance
- Escorting patients to departments if needed
- Helping visitors use parking paystation if assistance needed
- Assist in managing congestion of patients as necessary
- Deliveries to patients on units upstairs
- Searching for and returning Staxis to their proper location
Skills Required: - Ability to represent Misericordia Health Centre with a friendly, courteous, and positive attitude
- Good command of English language
- Ability to work with minimum supervision
- Patience, tolerance and empathy towards others
- Ability to use radio communication system if required
Skills Gained/Related Careers: - Learn how to porter patients
- See processes of how different departments in the hospital operate
- Experience working with patients with a wide range of ages and backgrounds
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
Evaluation
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: app.betterimpact.com/Application?OrganizationGuid=5c097d8e-1cd7-4521-8ed0-a22fc0a6aada&ApplicationFormNumber=1
Closing Date: Feb 28, 2023