Volunteer/Front of Volunteers

(Huronia Symphony Orchestra)

Position ID: V-MID0474 Last Modified: 03 Feb 2020 Last Full Update: 03 Feb 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactJohn Hemsted, President; Phone: (Business) 705-721-4752; Email: office@huroniasymphony.ca
DutiesThe volunteer is responsible for:  
* taking tickets, 
* distributing programs 
* responding to questions in reference to what is playing, history of orchestra 
* be available from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm on day of Concert 
* helping with beverages at break time 
* cleaning and or setting up for the concert 
* re directing people to the appropriate doors for ticket purchases 
* amongst other duties as assigned by the volunteer coordinator
More Info Linkwww.huroniasymphon.ca
BenefitsThe volunteer in this position will gain experience in working with others, managing people, learn great communication skills and have access to free concerts.
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Music & Performing Arts ; Volunteer Coordination
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Good communications skills, well organized, able to handle cash accurately and be a problem solver.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Dates and TimesSaturday: Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening 
Specific dates vary covering 6 events through the year.
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
AccessibilityPartially Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Number of PositionsBarrie: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job ; Volunteers will receive direction from the Volunteer Coordinator
Transportationprovide your own transportation
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 02 Jan 2020
Agency Details
Organization NameHuronia Symphony Orchestra
Office Phone705-721-4752
Address & Map
Rehearsals: Collier Street United Church
112 Collier St
Barrie, ON L4M 1H3
Mailing AddressPO Box 904 
Station Main 
Barrie, ON L4M 4Y6