Developmental Services Assistant

(Sunrise Youth Group)

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Position ID: V-OSH0208 Last Modified: 23 Mar 2020 Last Full Update: 16 Dec 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactAmber McKinley, Volunteer Coordinator, Sunrise Youth Group; Phone: 905-438-9910; Fax: 905-438-1830; Email:
DutiesAll volunteer activity is suspened until further notice Assist participants with a wide range of on site and in the community recreational activities * themed night events, art projects, physically active activities * opportunity to accompany the group on trips out in the community - hockey games, baseball * retreats and camping programs in the summer
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BenefitsGain experience working with youth and adults with developmental disability
ClientsPeople with developmental disabilities
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Men ; Women ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of InterestBehavioural and Developmental Support Services ; Field Trip Aide / Community Outing Support ; Games ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; No minimum requirment
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Tuesday: Evening 
Wednesday: Evening 
Thursday: Evening 
Friday: Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Activity schedule varies
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationSunrise Youth Group 1621 McEwen Drive, Unit 6 Whitby * trips in the community
Number of PositionsDurham Region ; Whitby 
30 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on-going
TransportationTransportation provided - special outings
CostAll events are free for volunteers
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check 18+
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameSunrise Youth Group
Office PhoneOffice: 905-438-9910
Address & Map
1621 McEwen Dr
Unit 6
Whitby, ON
Canada L1N 9A5
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