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Volunteer Driver - S.D.G. Prescott - Russell

Organization: Canadian Cancer Society (Ottawa Community Office)

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 20

Location: Prescott Russell

Deadline: Mar 5, 2018

Description

Do you love driving? Assist the Canadian Cancer Society & help cancer patients from the Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry, Prescott-Russell, Plantagenet, St. Isidore & Cornwall areas, to get to cancer-related medical appointments in Cornwall & Ottawa.

Requirements: minimum 19 years of age, access to a reliable 100% Smoke-free vehicle, full driving licence (Class G) with no more than 3 demerit points, proof of insurance - $1m liability, daytime availability at least one day per week Monday-Friday.

Personal Traits: patient, friendly and compassionate, good listener, ability to work with diverse cultures. If a cancer survivor yourself you must be 1 year past active cancer treatment.

THIS POSITION DOES NOT REQUIRE YOU TO POST A COMPLETE RESUME & COVER LETTER. SIMPLY POST A NOTE WITH YOUR CONTACT DETAILS EXPRESSING AN INTEREST AND WE WILL CONTACT YOU. OR YOU COULD EMAIL sdg@ontario.cancer.ca

Contact

Namrata Goyes

613-723-1744

Ext: 3623

ottawavolunteer@ontario.cancer.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
Drive from home to cancer centre in Ottawa, picking up clients on the way.

Details

Good for people interested in: Transportation of people

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Meet new people and ensure those needed rides to cancer treatment are not turned away.

How will the organization benefit?
Support Canadians living with cancer by providing access to cancer treatments.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Persons with a disability

Police record check required: Yes