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Volunteer Receptionist

Organization: Volunteer Ottawa

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - East

Deadline: Feb 28, 2019


Volunteer Ottawa is looking for a receptionist and guidance volunteer to answer phones, respond to emails, provide guidance to volunteers looking to become involved in our community, as well as other tasks including administrative program support. This is a great way to gain office experience, and advance your skill level in excel and word.

We are looking to fill the following shifts:
- Monday 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm
- Wednesday 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm

The ideal candidate would speak, read and write fluently in English, as well as French (advanced writing skills). Even if you do not speak French, please do still apply!

A six-month commitment (or longer) is required.


Carissa Harkins


Ext: 153


Volunteer Opportunity Address
850 Industrial Avenue Unit 17F, Ottawa


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; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Animals; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a great way to become involved in your community and meet many great people. You will also be helping others find volunteer opportunities which will in turn, helps many other local charities and non-profits.

You will gain great office experience, as well as experience working with a diverse group of amazing people, including youth, seniors, new Canadians and those who have disabilities.

How will the organization benefit?
Volunteer Ottawa is an organization that supports hundreds of charities and non-profits in Ottawa as well as thousands of volunteers. We are not able to accomplish this without the help and dedication of our volunteers. YOU make a difference in the community through Volunteer Ottawa!

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability

Public transportation available: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes