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About the Position
Position # 3494
OrganizationElderDog South Vancouver Island Pawd
Position Dog Care Support District Coordinator - Dog Care Support (DCS) Team
Location Quadra and Maplewood - East Saanich
Impact Statement We are looking for organized, compassionate people (and dog lovers) to share the rewarding Dog Care Support Coordinator role and join our team. The Dog Care Support program enables older adults with challenges affecting the care of their beloved pets, to continue to benefit from their relationship with their canine companions.
Description The skill set we are looking for
- A ‘people person’ who cares about seniors and understands their complex needs and who has compassion and understanding of dogs and the unique relationship they have with their owners
- Strong technical skills to manage gmail, document sharing and Time To Pet software
- Self motivated and highly organized, with great attention to detail
- Collaborative and thrives in a team environment
- Strong time management skills and some flexible in availability

The Dog Care Support Coordinators are a part of the Dog Care Support team and lead the following duties:
- responding to inquiries for assistance within a designated district;
- organizing initial visits with seniors to determine services required and fill out appropriate paperwork;
- matching volunteers with senior support services required;
- communicating with Pawd Leader, members, and National Office on an ongoing basis.
Training Details Our team works together in a supportive and collaborative environment. We provide an introductory orientation, one on one support and our coordinators work directly with ElderDog Victoria's leadership team.
Working Conditions Primarily work from home. Travel to clients homes is involved.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail 5 - 10 hours/week
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Animals/Pets, Senior Services
Skill(s) Collaboration, Interpersonal Communication, Motivate Others, Empathy, Self-Motivation
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