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About the Position
Position #: 1961
OrganizationSoldier's Memorial Hospital - Nova Scotia Health Authority
Position: Mayflower Unit Volunteer
Location: Middleton, NS, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteer opportunities across NSHA are as diverse as the volunteers themselves. There are over 7,000 dedicated and highly motivated people sharing talents, building skills, enhancing the patient and family experience, and strengthening the community.
Description: Responsibilities
•Advise nursing supervisor and/or recreation coordinator when you are available to assist with recreation responsibilities
•Engage residents in one-on-one activities such as visiting, taking a walk, knitting, as directed by recreation coordinator
•Assist residents to participate in group activities such as playing cards, Bingo, crafts, gardening, and exercise
•Volunteers may help patients to the recreation area or, with permission, to other areas of the hospital.
•Confidentiality must be maintained at all times
•NSHA Code of Conduct will be adhered to at all times
Training Details: Orientation and training to the location where volunteer will be working will be provided by the assigned placement supervisor.
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Minimum commitment 6 months
Volunteers are not expected to come in on any statutory holiday
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Gardening/Environment, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s): Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Motivate Others, Problem Solving, Accountability, Adaptability
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.nshealth.ca/volunteer
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Western Zone Admin
Phone: 9027423541
Address: 5 Chipman Drive Kentville, B4N 3V7
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