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Gift Box Volunteer


Organization: Queensway Carleton Hospital

Commitment: Ongoing more than a year

Availability: Weekends; Evenings; Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 8

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Jun 1, 2018


Volunteers assist and serve customers in the shop selling gift items, sundries, magazines, flowers, etc.
• To operate the Gift Box in a professional manner; opening on time, making sure all customers are served, assisting customers whenever possible, keeping the shop looking fully stocked, clean and organized, operating P.O.S. (Point of Sale) system and any other duty it may take to operate a successful Gift Shop.


Lise Beauchemin


Ext: 2689


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


Good for people interested in: Fundraising; Retail

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The volunteer will enhance their customer service skills, enhance their ability to communicate with a variety of audiences and clients
The volunteer will increase their retail experience and diversify their knowledge

How will the organization benefit?
The hospital benefits from the revenue generated from sales in the Gift Shop.
Volunteer Resources gains and support a robust and skilled team of volunteers.

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