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Position #: 2367
OrganizationVictoria Cool Aid Society
Position: Hairstylist - Hillside Terrace - Hairstylist
Impact Statement: VICTORIA COOL AID SOCIETY

Homelessness touches many lives at a significant cost to communities. The Cool Aid Society has been a key player in the work to end homelessness in the Capital Region for decades and, with your help, is developing 360 more apartments for people who are currently homeless.
Description: Job Description: Providing haircuts to senior residents at Hillside Terrace’s stylist room. Helping style hair for everyday use.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities: Setting up the space, cutting hair and hanging out with elderly clients. Clients can have hair washed prior to appointments by staff. Sweeping up the area.

Skills/Abilities Required:
1. Experience cutting hair/certificate for haircutting.
2. Experience working with vulnerable populations/seniors.
Training Details: Volunteer Requirements:
1. Interview with the Cool Aid Volunteer Administrator or Program Manager.
2. Completed Cool Aid Volunteer Application.
3. Completed Consent to a Criminal Record Check for Volunteers. Paid for and completed by Cool Aid.
4. Criminal Record Clearance to work with vulnerable adults.
5. Completed Cool Aid Orientation.
6. Completed Training shift.
Working Conditions: Working in a Senior's assisted living centre.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: 2-3 hours a week or 6 hours a month.
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Senior Services
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Needs Assessment, Sensitivity, Empathy, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: https://coolaid.org/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Michelle Latour
Phone: 2503831951 Ext. 4
Address: 1460 Hillside Avenue Victoria, V8T 2B7
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