Meals on Wheels Driver

(Links2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs)

Position ID: V-HVC0079 Last Full Update: 03 May 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactPatty Colautti, Volunteer Coordinator, Links2Care; Phone: (905) 873-6502 ext 165; Email: pcolautti@links2care.ca
DutiesDrives to deliver meals with or without another volunteer to seniors and shut-ins in the area. Ensures that all meal components are being delivered. The driver could be expected to deliver meals in apartment buildings. A general knowledge of the Georgetown area is an asset.
More Info Linkwww.links2care.ca
BenefitsHelping others in the community
ClientsSeniors and persons with disabilities
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Good driving skills with a clear record. Must be patient. Driver and any other volunteer must work cooperatively. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Safe food handling skills.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning 
Tuesday: Morning 
Wednesday: Morning 
Thursday: Morning 
Friday: Morning 
 
Times: approximately 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM;  
Days: as convenient to volunteer and agency
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Accessible
LocationGeorgetown and Acton area
Number of PositionsActon: 1 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 1 individual(s) 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirementsvulnerable sector screening, may be asked for a drivers abstract
Agency Details
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Organization NameLinks2Care, Georgetown, Community Social Services Programs
Office PhoneGeorgetown: 905-873-6502
Acton: 519-853-3310
Oakville: 905-844-0252
Toll Free PhoneGeorgetown: 1-866-920-6502
Oakville: 1-866-844-0252
Fax905-873-6195
E-Mailinfo@links2care.ca
Websitewww.links2care.ca
Address & Map
360 Guelph St, Unit 33
Georgetown, ON L7G 4B5