Reception - Income Tax Clinic
Organization: Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre
Commitment: Short term less than 6 months
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 10
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
Description• Make phone calls to clients regarding their program participation, such as sharing information and scheduling appointments
• Greet and assist clients on-site when they arrive for appointments
• Maintain files and records in an efficient and organized manner
• Monitor the inventory of office supplies and place orders for CRA forms as needed
Please note: To apply for this position, please complete a separate application form, which is found here:
Please note that you will also need to register with the CRA as one of our volunteers. We can tell you how!
If you are interested in helping diverse low income community members to complete their 2017 income tax forms, you may want to consider volunteering with PQCHC. Our Free Income Tax Clinics operates on Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., during March and April. Opportunities to support small groups of community members at our location. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, bookkeeping skills, and experience working with clients from diverse backgrounds. Ability to speak different languages an asset (French, Arabic, Somali, Russian, Mandarin etc.). In order to best match your skills and interest with the volunteer opportunities available at Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre, you will be required to: -Complete and return an application form. -Attend a personal interview. -Submit 2 personal references. -Undergo a police record check. -Participate in training and orientation session. - Register with CRA
*You can download the application form here:
Good for people interested in: Administration/Office
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Experience in a community health framework, work with a committed group of volunteers, develop your community building skills, expand your knowledge of income tax preparation
How will the organization benefit?
Our goal is to support 300 or more families to complete their 2017 income tax.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 2-3 weeks
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Persons with a disability
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes