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About the Position
Position # 1793
OrganizationPacific Centre Family Services Association
Position Volunteer Drivers - West Shore Better at Home program/Pacific Centre family services association
Location 324 Goldstream Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement We're looking for Volunteer Drivers to support our Langford and Colwood participants.
Transportation to and from medical appointments.(mon/tues/wed/fri)
Transportation to and from local Social Meal events.(mon/tues/wed/fri/saturday)
Assistance with local Grocery shopping.(mon/tues/wed/fri)
Meal pick up and delivery (Wednesday afternoons).
Your efforts will be appreciated, and have a very positive impact on those older adults you provide these much needed services to.
Description As a Volunteer Driver you will make a big difference to a senior's well being, by providing 1-4 transports per month. Week day hours and occasional Saturdays.
Volunteer Drivers will be reimbursed for their mileage.
Current resume, 2 professional references, Application, Interview, Criminal record check, current driver's abstract, Orientation.
Potential volunteer will have their own safe, reliable, fully insured vehicle, with 3,000,000 liability, full current B.C. driver's license.
Be computer literate, Microsoft word, emailing, filling out forms on-line.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Interview, Orientation and training will be provided by Better at Home West Shore staff prior to said duties, such as Communication with those who may be hard of hearing or cognitive decline as well safe support for those who may have vision decline. Safe handling of a foldable walker.
Working Conditions Able to assist seniors, safely in and out of vehicle, work independent and be able to handle a lightweight, foldable walker with room to store it during transport. Self motivated, community knowledge and awareness.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Monday/tuesday/wednesday/friday, between the hours of 9am-330pm.
*occasional saturdays
Age 21+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Driver/Transportation, Senior Services
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Computer Skills, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Creative Thinking, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.PCFSA.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Dori Sinclair
Phone 778-677-3540
Address 324 Goldstream Avenue Victoria, V9B 2W3


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