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Position #: 2230
OrganizationRoyal Jubilee Hospital - Volunteer Resources (VIHA)
Position: Burn Unit Support - In Patient Units
Location: 1952 Bay Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: Created from the shared core beliefs of our staff, physicians, volunteers, and Board of Directors, Island Health's vision, purpose and values are the guiding principles we use to provide the highest quality health care services to the populations we serve.
Our Vision
Excellent health and care for everyone, everywhere, every time.

Our Purpose
To provide superior health care through innovation, teaching and research and a commitment to quality and safety—creating healthier, stronger communities and a better quality of life for those we touch.

Our Values
C.A.R.E. guides everything we do:

Courage: To do the right thing—to change, innovate and grow.

Aspire: To the highest degree of quality and safety.

Respect:To value each individual and bring trust to every relationship.

Empathy:To give the kind of care we would want for our loved ones
Description: Volunteers visit burn patients and hold friendly visits with them and their loved ones.
Training Details: 8hrs online training. New volunteers are assigned a mentor, who is an experienced volunteer. The two will meet with the Manager of Volunteer Resources for initial training.
Working Conditions: Volunteers are encouraged to have a 2hrs shift on weekdays.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Anytime
Time Detail: one shift per week, 2hours in length; on call support may be available.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.viha.ca/Volunteer_resources/opportunities/volunteer_rjh.html
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Ciara Stewart
Phone: 250-370-8407
Address: 1952 Bay Street, Royal Jubilee Hospital, Royal Block, 453A Victoria, V8R 1J8
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