Front Desk volunteers needed
Organization: Harmer House
Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Feb 1, 2019
DescriptionVolunteering is a great opportunity to give back to your community, learn new skills, meet interesting people, gain career-related experience, and just have fun!
Harmer House is a non-profit senior’s supportive housing building in Bells Corners. If you would like to become a volunteer and make a difference in your community and gain experience, then this is the place for you!!
We are currently looking for volunteers in our front office (Tuesday & Friday morning from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.). The reception desk volunteer's responsibilities include:
• Welcoming individuals as they arrive;
• Answering and responding to phone calls, and taking messages as necessary;
• Help with light clerical work for administrative staff;
• Registering residents to events;
• And recording snacks/treats sales.
We are looking for friendly volunteers with great communication and interpersonal skills.
Shifts are 3 hours and 30 minutes long, once a week. Shifts start at 9:00 am to 12:30 p.m. or 12:30 to 4:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday
*Please keep in mind that we are looking for volunteers who can commit for 6 months or more
Please email Kate at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or visit our website: www.harmerhouse.ca
Or give us a call at 613-726-8882 x222
Good for people interested in: Administration/Office
You will be working with: Seniors
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
* connect with others
* gain professional experience
* broaden you career horizons
* boost your health
* develop time management skills
Organization category: Development and housing
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
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes