Special Events Assistant

(Bethesda House, Shelter and Community Outreach Services)

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Position ID: V-OSH0856 Last Modified: 03 Mar 2020 Last Full Update: 03 Mar 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactHeila Pitter, Outreach Services Manager, Bethesda House; Phone: 905-697-3700 ext 301; Fax: 905-623-6054; Email: outreachmgr_bethesda@rogers.com
DutiesHelp with set-up and take-down of event or booth * engage with visitors, talk about and promote Bethesda House programs and services * assist with other duties related to the event as needed 
Annual events include Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, Take Back The Night, Dinner& Auction, BIA events related to Bethesda House second Chance store
More Info Linkbethesdahouse.ca
BenefitsRaise awareness and support for Bethesda House services to women children and youth in the community who are affected by domestic abuse * gain valuable experiences that will enhance your resume or portfolio
ClientsPeople who attend local events
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Community Outreach ; Event Coordination & Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; All skills and abilities are welcome * Bethesda House is an equal opportunity agency
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; We appreciate any time contributed to this agency.
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Day
Dates and TimesEvents throughout the year * be available for some or all of the events
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Outdoors at some events ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
LocationDowntown Bowmanville
Number of PositionsBowmanville 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameBethesda House, Shelter and Community Outreach Services
Office PhoneOffice: 905-623-6045; Crisis: 905-623-6050
Toll Free Phone24-hour Support Line: 1-800-338-3397
Address & Map
Bowmanville, ON
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Mailing AddressPO Box 82 
Bowmanville, ON 
Canada L1C 3K8

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