Korean Translator – MINT Memory Clinic Scarborough Site

(Alzheimer Society of Durham Region)

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Position ID: V-OSH0218 Last Modified: 01 Sep 2021 Last Full Update: 01 Sep 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactChris Yu, Event & Volunteer Coordinator, Alzheimer Society of Durham Region; Phone: 905-576-2567 ext 5245; Fax: 905-576-2033; Email: volunteer@alzheimerdurham.com
DutiesProvide translation support for MINT Memory Clinics (Scarborough site) and supports the inter-professional team of the Alzheimer Society Durham Region (ASDR) * provides translation in Korean of memory assessments administered by the inter-professional MINT Memory Clinic Team * provides translation to patient and family care partners in Korean * assist with follow up check in calls * other tasks as required
BenefitsSupport dementia assessment and early intervention * support Korean-speaking patients and families receive care in their preferred language
ClientsPeople living with dementia and their care partners
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Newcomer Assistance ; Translation / Languages / Interpretation
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours7 / Month
Dates and TimesFriday: Morning, Afternoon 
1 clinic (up to 7 hrs) per month (Fridays) * in addition, there may be a need for 1-2 hrs of assistance with virtual assessments (on Zoom) in a given month
SeasonsYear Round
LocationMINT Memory Clinic Scarborough Site
Number of PositionsScarborough 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Start DateOn or after 01 Oct 2021
End Date31 Mar 2022
Agency Details
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Organization NameAlzheimer Society of Durham Region
Office PhoneOffice: 905-576-2567
Toll Free Phone1-888-301-1106
Address & Map
1600 Stellar Dr
Ste 202
Whitby, ON
Canada L1N 9B2
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