Arts and Crafts Volunteer

(Indus Community Services, Oakville Office, Employment Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0127 Last Full Update: 28 Apr 2022
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteers needed to facilitate seniors workshops
ContactTulsi Radia, Volunteer Services Coordinator, Indus Community Services; Phone: 905-275-2369 ext 1291; Email: tradia@induscs.ca
DutiesVolunteer to facilitate senior-friendly arts and crafts workshops 
Deliver instructions to a group of seniors virtually through zoom  
Plan arts and crafts activities for assigned weeks  
Must enjoy working with seniors Effective communication skills, with a particular skill in working with seniors 
Proficient in one or more South Asian languages such as Hindi, Punjabi or Urdu 
 
Particular flexibility is required for 2022 programming during the day 
All necessary supplies will be provided by Indus Community Services
BenefitsOpportunity to facilitate virtual workshops, networks with staff, and grow professionally, get recognized for volunteering and invitations to volunteer events
ClientsSeniors over 55
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support ; Translation / Languages / Interpretation ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours4 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationVirtual with a possibility of in person in 2022
Number of PositionsBurlington ; Oakville 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided - Virtual
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameIndus Community Services, Oakville Office, Employment Services
Office Phone289-295-0765
Fax289-295-0766
E-Mailemploymentservices@induscs.ca
Websiteinduscs.ca
Address & Map
Dundas Market Square Plaza
483 Dundas St W, Unit 209
Oakville, ON L6M 4M2
 
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