Board of Directors

(Personal Attendant Care)

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Position ID: V-OSH1166 Last Modified: 08 Jan 2020 Last Full Update: 08 Jan 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactVeronika Gruszczynska, Office and HR Coordinator, Personal Attendant Care Inc.; Phone: 905-576-5603 ext 239; Email:
DutiesServe on the volunteer Board * of interest to individuals who are involved in the delivery of health and home care services for the physically and mentally disabled and want to contribute their time, knowledge and experience to this segment of the community * attend monthly evening meetings * actively participate on two subcommittees, monthly via teleconference
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BenefitsContribute to the provision of services for the disabled community
ClientsClients are adults with physical disabilities requiring personal assistance for daily functions * showering, meal preparation, dressing, basic housekeeping duties and related assistance
Ages21 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Committees
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; The skills indicated represent those that would be of benefit to the Board, but are not all required for any one individual
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) - Board members normally serve a minimum of 2 years
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours6 / Month
Dates and TimesWednesday: Evening (2nd Wednesday of the month, 6:30 pm) 
Board meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Wednesday September to May, 6:30 pm-9 pm * Annual General Meeting is in June
SeasonsYear Round ; There are no scheduled Board meetings during July and August
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
LocationWhitby Mall, Thickson and Dundas, Whitby
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
1 individual(s) needed in total. 
Personal Attendant Care Inc. provides services throughout Durham Region
TrainingOrientation - Board Orientation is provided on an 'as needed basis' by other Board members
TransportationNear public transit - Whitby Mall is very close to GO and Durham Transit routes
CostApproved applicants will be reimbursed for the cost of a criminal information record check and other 'out of pocket' expenses
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsApplicants are requested to submit a resume and cover letter stating experience and competencies and any special skills to: President, Board of Directors 1615 Dundas St E, Suite 305, Whitby Mall, West Office Tower, Whitby On L1N 2L1
Liability InsuranceAvailable
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Organization NamePersonal Attendant Care
Office Phone905-576-5603
Toll Free Phone1-888-433-0240
Address & Map
1615 Dundas St E
Ste 305
Whitby, ON
Canada L1N 2L1
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