General Volunteer

(Bob Rumball Home for the Deaf)

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Position ID: V-MID0375 Last Modified: 25 Feb 2020 Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJen Pilon, Bob Rumball Home for the Deaf; Phone: 705-719-6700 ext 308; Fax: 705-719-6752; Email:
Duties* assist with client based activities such as arts and crafts, meal times 
* assist with special events and programs 
* general office help including reception desk 
* Café assistance serving food, clearing tables etc. 
* physical maintenance of the residence and landscape
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BenefitsGain experience in office administration and working with seniors with special needs.
ClientsDeaf, deaf-blind and hard of hearing and hearing seniors.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Clerical / Typing / Filing ; Fashion / Needlecraft ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Music & Performing Arts ; Reception Support ; Telephone Communication
Skills/ExperienceIndividual should bring good communication skills, compassion and caring, patience and a sincere desire to work with seniors with specials needs.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesTimes vary with activities with primary need for meal assistance and craft activities in late afternoon and early evening.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsBarrie: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsTB skin test results
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameBob Rumball Home for the Deaf
Office Phone705-719-6700
Address & Map
1 Royal Parkside Dr
Barrie, ON L4M 0C4
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