New to You Shoppe Volunteer

(Lakeridge Health Bowmanville)

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Position ID: V-OSH1303 Last Modified: 22 Feb 2021 Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactVicki Adams, Volunteer Resources, Lakeridge Health Bowmanville; Phone: 905-683-3331 ext 21387; Email:
DutiesOut of abundance of care, the Volunteer Program is suspended across all of Lakeridge Health hospitals We are still accepting electronic applications. Go to and click on "join our team button" and complete the on line application. I will connect back with you with updates and let you know when we are able to onboard new volunteers. We continue to hope for a better tomorrow.  
Assist at New to You Shoppe with gently used clothing and small items * located off site to benefit Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * greet and serve customers * sort, price and display items * handle cash
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BenefitsAcquire customer service and retail experience * develop and improve communication skills * engage with team volunteers and customers in a friendly and relaxed environment
ClientsShoppers at New to You Shoppe
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Finance / Cash Handling
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) - 8 months ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; The buddy system encourages 2 persons per shift
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning 
Shifts available: Monday to Friday 10 am-1 pm, 1 pm-4 pm * Saturday 10 am- 1 pm
SeasonsYear Round ; Commitment is flexible * volunteers are welcome to continue for any length of time that fits their current schedule after their initial 8 months
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Not wheelchair accessible ; Designated parking at entrance
Location133 Church St, Bowmanville
Number of PositionsBowmanville ; Clarington 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
CostAdults $20.00 police check after acceptance as a volunteer
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 step Mantoux Tests for tuberculosis given at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville hospital at no charge
Agency Details
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Organization NameLakeridge Health Bowmanville
Office PhoneOffice: 905-623-3331
Toll Free Phone1-866-338-1778
Address & Map
47 Liberty St S
Bowmanville, ON
Canada L1C 2N4
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