Burmese Speaker - Newcomer Program Volunteer

(Wesley , 52 Catharine St, Wesley Adminstrative Office)

Position ID: V-HVC0791 Last Full Update: 24 May 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactJulia Zougas, Special Events & Volunteer Coordinator, Wesley; Phone: 905-528-5629 ext 240; Email: julia.zougas@wesley.ca
DutiesBurmese speaking volunteers are needed to help in Wesley's Resettlement Assistance Program. As a volunteer you will be assisting Burmese speaking newcomer clients with integration into Hamilton, daily activities, and other duties as required.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a physical disability ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples
Areas of InterestLife Skills Support ; Newcomer Assistance ; Social Interaction ; Translation / Languages / Interpretation
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Translation & Languages - Burmese
Commitment LengthShort Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Location52 Catharine Street North, Hamilton
Number of PositionsHamilton: 2 individual(s) 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationNear public transit
CostCost of police check is the responsibility of the volunteer.
Police CheckRequired
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Organization NameWesley , 52 Catharine St, Wesley Adminstrative Office