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(Abbeylawn Manor Retirement Home)

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Position ID: V-OSH0554 Last Modified: 08 Dec 2017 Last Full Update: 08 Dec 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactJoy Hardy, Recreation Coordinator, Abbeylawn Manor Living; Phone: 905-509-2582 ext 28; Fax: 905-509-5467; Email:
DutiesVisit one-on-one with a resident * take walks on the property * play games or read the newspaper * enjoy a coffee or tea, spend time with a resident
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ClientsAbbeylawn residents
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestFriend / Penpal ; Social Interaction
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours1 / Week
Dates and TimesVarious times available
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationAbbeylawn Manor Living, 534 Rodd Ave, Pickering
Number of PositionsAjax ; Pickering 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; Annual ORCA training * 10 minute tutorials with test at 80% to pass
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check * 2 step TB test
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NameAbbeylawn Manor Retirement Home
Office PhoneOffice: 905-509-2582
Toll Free Phone1-888-999-5668
Address & Map
534 Rodd Ave
Pickering, ON
Canada L1W 2B2
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