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Position # 751
OrganizationAnawim House
Position Greeter
Location 973 Caledonia Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Greeters welcome guests into Anawim's drop in program. Greeters are encouraged to talk with guests and get to know them, within the greeter's comfort level. Greeting at Anawim is a chance to grow psychosocial skills, foster self confidence, and make a genuine difference in the lives of the poor.
Description You'll socialize with guests to make them feel comfortable and at home. By socializing with guests, you can get to know them and be able to support them better.

You'll be there when we open the door and warmly greet the guests at the front door. You'll be responsible for ensuring that everyone signs in and registers for any of our services they may need.

Help guests access a community lunch, showers, and laundry

Mingle with guests and keep an eye out to support staff

Limited walking up and down stairs is generally required with position.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details The Volunteer Coordinator and other staff with work with greeters to ensure they feel as comfortable and confident as possible.
Working Conditions Greeters primarily operate out of the Anawim living room. Anawim is a sober living home and safe house for poor individuals seeking change.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail We are seeking greeters for Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays primarily in the mornings but also in afternoons.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Counselling/Conflict, Newcomer Support
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
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Email Send an Email Message
Contact Stacey
Phone 250-382-0283
Address 973 Caledonia Avenue Victoria, V8T 1E7


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