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In Patient Unit Support

Organization: Queensway Carleton Hospital

Commitment: Ongoing more than a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 25

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Jun 1, 2018


Volunteers provide friendly visiting to patients and carry out activities such as distributing water and refreshment cart
Skills required:
Adhere to policies
Ensure safety of self and others
Display a warm, friendly, polite and outgoing personality
Demonstrate excellent communication and interspersonal skills,
Must have customer service orientated approach to serving the public
Must have the ability to physically remain mobile throughout the shift
Ability to work well as a team member, take and follow directions with minimal supervision
Registration and attendance to Volunteer Information session. Dates posted www.qch.on.ca/volunteers


Lise Beauchemin, Manager Volunteer Resources and Spiritual Care



Volunteer Opportunity Address
Queensway Carleton Hospital
3045 Baseline Road
Ottawa ON K2H 8P4


Good for people interested in: Health Care

You will be working with: Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Provide opportunity to enhance customer service skills
Enhance skills and experience in a health care setting
Provide learning opportunity
To be a valued member of an inter professional team

How will the organization benefit?
The hospital strives to make the patient and family experience the best it can be. Volunteers enhance the patient experience.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - Seniors; Youth 16-24

Public transportation available: Yes

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes