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About the Position
Position Number: 9
Position Title: Volunteer Transportation Driver - Listowel
Organization Name: VON Perth Huron
Area(s) of Interest: Driver/Transportation
Position Description: • Pick up client at designated times
• Assist clients as needed into and out of vehicle and building
• Safely store client’s belongings as needed i.e. walker, wheelchair, oxygen tank
• Maintain confidentiality of client address and personal information
• Submission of kilometers (KM) and volunteer hours
• Report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients
• Attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation
Goal of Position: A volunteer gives freely of their time and skills to support and further the mission and values of VON.

Transportation is a support service that provides rides to doctor appointments, shopping, errands, etc as needed to clients’ who are socially isolated.
Position Benefits: • Working as part of a dedicated team committed to serving the needs of the community
• Experience working with seniors
• Educational opportunities
• Personal growth and satisfaction
• Excellent volunteer recognition
• A reference may be provided upon request
Position Qualifications: • Good communication and active listening skills
• Capacity to remain calm in unexpected situations
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Ability to set clear boundaries
• Respect for privacy and confidentiality
• Dependability and trustworthiness
• Compassion and Caring
Time Commitment: Anytime
Duration: Long Term (More than 6 months)
Start Date: 2017-03-24
Ideal for: Individual, Youth, Newcomers
Location: 975 Wallace Avenue North, Listowel, ON, Canada
Geographical Area(s): North Perth
Police Check: Yes
How to Apply
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How to Contact
Website: http://www.von.ca/en/perth/
Contact: Jay Bodrog
Phone: 519-291-5898 Ext. 3
Address: Perth and Huron County Perth and Huron County, Postal Code



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