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Position #: 2378
OrganizationParkwood Place By Revera
Position: Special Events Volunteer - Recreation Programs for Older Adults
Location: 3051 Shelbourne Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: To celebrate the ageless spirit of people. Through a strategic focus on growth, innovation & leadership the company strives to improve the aging experience of people in its communities.
Description: As a Special Event volunteer, you will help the Director of Recreation or Recreation Assistant with special events at our independent living retirement community.

You may be asked to help with event setup including moving furniture or decorating, serving refreshments during the event, interacting and conversing with residents and guests and helping to cleanup afterward.

Opportunities arise as needed, when special events or days are scheduled on the Recreation Calendar.
Training Details: The Director of Recreation will provide one-on-one training on program facilitation. If required, volunteers will have time to develop their strengths and comfort in leading groups while shadowing the Director of Recreation or Recreation Staff members prior to leading programs independently.

All volunteers must have a formal orientation of the building as well as company policies and procedures.
Working Conditions: You will be working mostly in an indoor environment in designated recreation spaces. You might be required to move furniture and do some light bending or lifting.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime, Anytime
Time Detail: The schedule will vary. All volunteer opportunities are posted on a volunteer web page. Volunteers can sign up as their availability allows. There will be some weekends and evenings, but also opportunities on weekdays.
Age: 15+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Recreation/Sports, Senior Services, Special Events
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Time Management, Event Management, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: https://www.reveraliving.com/retirement-living/locations/parkwood-place
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Marlie Philp
Phone: 250-598-1565
Address: 3051 Shelbourne Street Victoria, V8R 6T2

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