Program Assistant

(Extendicare Oshawa)

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Position ID: V-OSH1017 Last Modified: 23 Dec 2019 Last Full Update: 23 Dec 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactMegan Champion, Volunteer Coordinator, Extendicare, Oshawa; Phone: 905-579-0011 ext 259; Fax: 905-579-1733; Email:
DutiesAssist residents with recreation programs * play cards, encourage participation with crafts * one to one visits, reading, puzzles * group events/parties for residents
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BenefitsMake new friends * obtain Community Service hours * letters of recommendation on request
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Games ; Music & Performing Arts ; Program Coordination / Support ; Senior's Activity Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Translation & Languages
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesVariety of programs offered Mon-Sun 10 am-7pm
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationOshawa Extendicare, 82 Park Rd N, Oshawa
Number of PositionsOshawa 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check for those 18v and over * 2 step TB test required for those volunteers who do more than 160 hours per year
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Organization NameExtendicare Oshawa
Office Phone905-579-0011
Address & Map
82 Park Rd N
Oshawa, ON L1J 4L1
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