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About the Position
Position # 3764
OrganizationSaanich Recreation
Position Older Adult Fitness Activity Support - Cedar Hill Recreation Centre
Location Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, Cedar Hill Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement To strengthen and connect community through recreation volunteerism.
Description At Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, we encourage older adults to continue their active lifestyles and wish to support their wellness goals through facilitating inclusion and improving accessibility.

The Activity Support Volunteer will support participants with mobility challenges or who require additional social and physical support. Volunteers are currently needed for the Walkers with Walkers and Together in Music and Exercise (T.I.M.E.) classes.
Training Details Orientation and Training (provided):
• Volunteer Application (Liability Waiver, Code of Conduct, Policies for Volunteers and Contractors)
• Child Protection/Vulnerable Persons Training
• Supervisor Meet and Match Interview
• Site and Role Orientation and Training specific to working with clients with dementia and/or mobility challenges
Working Conditions Working Conditions:

Walkers with Walkers

Indoors & Outdoors on Paved walking trails
Standing, Walking, exercising, ”spotting”

Indoor in room equipped with fitness equipment.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Walkers with Walkers:

Fridays 10:30am - 11:30am
2 month commitment (Sept 8 - Oct 27 ; Nov 3 - Dec 15)

T.I.M.E - Together in Music and Exercise

Mondays and/or Wednesdays 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Monthly commitment (1 month or multiple months)
We are able to accommodate volunteers vacations and medical appointments.
Special Event Start Date 2023-09-03
Special Event End Date 2023-12-22
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Communicate in Plain Language, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/parks-recreation-community/community-services/volunteer-with-saanich-recreation.html
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Chantal Knorren-McGrath
Address 770 Vernon Avenue Victoria, V8X 2W7


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