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Position #: 1817
OrganizationOcean View
Position: Volunteer Dining Assistant
Location: 1909 Caldwell Road, Eastern Passage, NS, Canada
Description: Can you think of a more meaningful time of day than when you’re able to sit down with loved ones for a meal? Like all of us, throughout their lives, our residents have made many fond memories at meal time. Would you contribute your time to help them make more? We are seeking community volunteers to join us as a Volunteer Dining Assistant to help make meal time special for our local seniors by: Setting the dining table, helping residents to get to the dining room, serving meals, chatting with residents, clearing the tables at the end of the meal, and helping residents with their meal by cutting up food, assisting with eating, offering encouragement, and refilling liquids.
Training Details: Volunteer Dining Assistants will receive an overall orientation as well as training focused on their specific volunteer role.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Volunteer Dining Assistants will be called on for support during meal times (breakfast, lunch and/or supper) as needed
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, ESL
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space
Area(s) of Interest: Food/Hospitality, Health Care/Emergency, Senior Services
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Sensitivity, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.oceanv.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Petrea Leslie
Phone: 9024656020 Ext. 2175
Address: 1909 Caldwell Road Eastern Passage, B3G1M4
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