Woodworking Program

(S.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program)

Position ID: V-HVC0076 Last Full Update: 11 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsS.E.N.A.C.A. stands for Seniors Enjoy Nurturing, Activities, Companionship and Achievements.
ContactS.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program; Phone: 905-337-8937; Email: anne@senaca.ca
DutiesLead a small group of men (6-10) who are interested in woodworking, carpentry, and discussion. Do small projects with them. Make the time enjoyable, fun, informative.  
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri - facilitate a woodworking/social group of men
More Info Linkwww.senaca.ca
BenefitsShare your knowledge and experience with others. Get satisfaction from helping others and seeing finished woodworking projects. Learn about seniors and enjoy meeting new people. Have a lot of fun!
ClientsElderly, physically and/or cognitively impaired adults within the Day Program facility. This program has been mainly offered as a men's woodworking group and has evolved into a woodworking and discussion group.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestCarpentry & Woodwork ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Social Interaction ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Experienced with woodworking, carpentry. Understanding of people especially the elderly. Good communication skills. Able to facilitate a woodworking class. (Only small tools are used)
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning 
Tuesday: Morning 
Wednesday: Morning 
Thursday: Morning 
Friday: Morning
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location53 Bond St. Oakville (at Kerr/Rebecca Streets) or 2521 Dundas St. West (Palermo) at Bronte Rd.
Number of PositionsOakville: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Information about clients and program as needed. Staff always available to help.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameS.E.N.A.C.A. Seniors Day Program, Oakville (Central), Adult Day Program
Office Phone905-337-8937
Address & Map
53 Bond St
Oakville, ON L6K 1L8