VOices Blog Members Home Events English | Français Shopping Cart
Skip to main content
Inside Banner

Well Baby Drop-In Assistant

Organization: Carlington Community Health Centre

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 1

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Mar 31, 2019


Location: Carlington CHC, 900 Merivale Team: Parent-Child Days: Wednesdays Time: 12:15 to 3:15 pm Commitment: Three months or more. Description of Volunteer Role: --Assist with the physical set up of room: set up chairs in clusters, put up screens for privacy, put scale on counter, organize sign-in clipboard, blank charts, pens, signage outside Teddy s room on easel. --Meet and greet families as they enter the program. --Interact and visit with clients as needed, particularly when the client is waiting for the lactation consultant. --Organize registration forms and records of assessment as outlined in the written instructions provided. --Periodically, review the binder that holds client charts and remove client files with last date entry older than 3 months and give to LC as instructed. --Assist with cleaning of returned pumps as directed and record pump returns in main binder on pump loan sheets. Qualifications: --Must be able to work independently as well as part of team --Genuine interest in helping new mothers and dads --Good communication skills, ability to speak in English (other languages, an asset) --Caring, patient and understanding. --Punctual, non-judgmental --Sensitive to multicultural issues --Sensitive to issues facing low-income population. --Ability to maintain client confidentiality. --Ability to obtain an appropriate Police Records Check. For more information about this position, and to receive the application materials, please contact the Coordinator of Volunteers at 613-722-4000 or volunteering@carlington.ochc.org


Coordinator of Volunteers


Ext: 265


Volunteer Opportunity Address
900 Merivale Road, Ottawa, ON K1Z 5Z8


Good for people interested in: Health Care

You will be working with: Children (0-10 years); Women

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

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

This position would be great for - None of the above

Police record check required: Yes