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Position # 3928
OrganizationBroadmead Care
Position Lodge Assistant at Rest Haven Lodge
Location 2281 Mills Rd, Sidney, BC V8L 2C3, Canada
Impact Statement To build communities where every person can experience wellbeing and happiness.
Description Lodge Assistants foster relationships with residents that draw on their individuality and abilities. Volunteers interact with residents through quiet leisure activities such as crafts, music, or reading together. In addition, Lodge Assistants socialize with residents and participate alongside them in active group games like bowling, gardening, exercises, and discussion groups. Lodge Assistants initiate conversations and engage meaningful activities whenever possible to enhance the quality of life for all residents.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details Volunteers are required to attend General Volunteer Orientation to learn about our philosophy of care, policies and procedures, and strategies on how best to support people living with dementia.
Working Conditions Indoors within a long term care home setting interacting with individuals living with dementia and other cognitive and physical disabilities. This role is well supported and supervised by staff.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail We are seeking assistance during our main activity times from 10:00-12:00 or 1:30-4:00pm. Regular weekly attendance is encouraged to develop relationships with resident. Most volunteers select one morning or afternoon shift per week (2 hours/week).
Age 14+
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, Health Care/Emergency, Senior Services
Skill(s) Customer Service, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Adaptability
How to Apply
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Website http://www.broadmeadcare.com/
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Contact Carson Sage
Phone 250-658-3205
Address 4579 Chatterton Way Victoria, V8X 4Y7

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