(Huronia Seniors Volunteer Care Team (HSVCT), Villa Care Centre, Wheels 4 Wheels)
|Contact||Sharon Randall, President, Huronia Seniors' Volunteer Care Team; Phone: 705-526-5566; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||Volunteer Driver |
Driving a wheelchair accessible vehicle for members of the community who, because of their need for a wheelchair, aren't able to use other transportation. Pick up clients and their escort at assigned time, deliver to their destination. Keep a schedule for appointments. Use provided equipment to ensure driver and client safety. Drivers are not responsible for clients while at their appointment/destination.
|Benefits||Our drivers make a positive difference in the lives of our clients. They enable clients to remain active in their community, attending everything from medical appointments to family functions.|
|Clients||Individuals with mobility challenges, using wheelchairs.|
|Ages||25 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals|
|Areas of Interest||Health Care ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Drivers must have a valid G license and a clear driver's abstract. |
Driver's are required to submit a copy of their vulnerable sector screening.
|Commitment Length||ongoing but flexible|
|Interaction Level||Small Group|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening |
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Generally one driver is assigned per day of the week, but only reports for duty when a prearranged trip has been booked, making the commitment flexible. We occasionally need help over the weekend. However, for the right applicant, there may be an opportunity for flexibility.
|Number of Positions||Simcoe County: 2 individual(s) |
2 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on-going|
|Transportation||Driver License required - G with clear abstract|
|Additional Requirements||Driver's abstract|
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|Organization Name||Huronia Seniors Volunteer Care Team (HSVCT), Villa Care Centre, Wheels 4 Wheels|
|Office Phone||Office: 705-526-5566|
|Address & Map|
Villa Care Center
689 Yonge St
Canada L4R 2E1
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