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Position # 3810
OrganizationSaanich Recreation and Community Services
Position Carpet Bowling & Afternoon Social Volunteer - Older Adult/Seniors Social Program
Location Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, Cedar Hill Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement To strengthen and connect community through recreation volunteerism.
Description Come helps us with the Friday Carpet bowling and afternoon social at Cedar Hill Recreation Centre! No carpet bowling experience is required. This low cost program is looking for a volunteer who is reliable, welcoming and helpful, to help older adults to enjoy connecting within our public space.

The host works in collaboration with the Programmer I Older Adults Services and any other volunteers at that site to facilitate Older Adults using the space for carpet bowling, connection and socializing including coffee/tea and light snacks. All coffee, tea, and snacks are provided by the Recreation Centre. Carpet bowling is set up by the facility staff.

Apply below or contact volunteer@saanich.ca to get started!
Training Details -A Police Information Check (free of charge!)
-Site and Program Orientation
-Child and Vulnerable Persons Protection Training (30 minutes)
-Meet and Match with Program Supervisor
Working Conditions -Indoors in multi-purpose rooms/community centre spaces with a kitchen, seating and games
-Operate mostly unassisted (staff is always available if needed)
-Sitting, standing, moving around, in close proximity to others, constantly connecting with the group
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Friday Afternoons from 12:15pm - 3:15pm.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication, Sensitivity
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/community/get-involved/volunteer-in-saanich.htmll
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Chantal Knorren-McGrath
Phone 250-475-5502
Address 780 Vernon Avenue Victoria, V8X 2W6


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