Office Assistant

Organization Details
Organization Name: Movement Centre of Manitoba Inc.
Address: 1646 Henderson Hwy
Winnipeg MB  R2G 1N7
Organizational Description: The Movement Centre of Manitoba provides Conductive Education rehabilitation to children and adults with neurological movement disorders, such as cerebral palsy, stroke, MS, Parkinson's, acquired brain injury, and spina bifida.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: The Movement Centre is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer office assistant to support our administrative team for a minimum of 10 hours per week. This person will perform a variety of tasks that will support the Movement Centre's mission of helping individuals living with neuromotor conditions increase their mobility, confidence and independence in activities of daily living.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Handle incoming phone calls
- Greet visitors
- Digitize, organize, and upload documents
- Assist with paperwork, photocopying, filing, and other general administrative tasks
Skills Required: - A desire to make a positive impact on the lives of people living with disabilities
- Dependable, punctual
- Exhibit high attention to detail and accuracy
- Exceptional oral and written communication skills
- Effective working both independently and as part of a team
- Confident using computers and willing to learn new software/apps
- Proficient in Microsoft Word, Internet, some Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint
- Ability to convey a positive and professional image
- Ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality
Skills Gained/Related Careers: - Developing/adding to a resume of your work for future opportunities
- Making a positive impact on the lives of people living with disabilities
- Growing your professional network
- Invitation to staff and volunteer appreciation events
- Volunteer certificates provided after 100 hours of volunteering
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime
10-15 hours/week, daytime, minimum 6 month commitment
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Apr 10, 2023