Outing Assistant

Opportunity ID: 801

Organization Details
Organization Name: Oakview Place Extendicare
Address: 2395 Ness ave
Winnipeg, MB R3J 1A5
Organizational Description: Extendicare Oakview Place provides a range of high quality care and services based on the assessed needs of our residents. Commitment to our residents is the foundation to our care. As a recognized partner in the healthcare system in our community, we help alleviate family stress, establish peer relationships among residents, encourage resident independence and participate in community activities. We achieve this through service, respect, creativity and teamwork.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: -arrive as scheduled at outing location
-accompany residents: assist with meal service and visiting
-if paying for a resident item ensure item is paid with resident funds and a receipt is obtained
-duties as needed by recreation workers
Skills Required: -must be comfortable working with the elderly who have physical and cognitive impairments
-must be able to read/write/speak English
-must be free of a criminal record
-must have the ability to motivate and encourage others
-must have the ability to transport own self to outings,
Skills Gained/Related Careers: -experience working with the elderly
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Outings mostly occure during the week days. Time from will vary as outings change Time commitment is usually at least 2 hours.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email: Volunteeroakview@gmail.com
Phone: 204-888-3005
In Person
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2018
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