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Organization: Onyx Community Services
Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)
Availability: Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 2
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Sep 30, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
265 Montreal Road, Vanier
Good for people interested in: Human rights; Mediation and Facilitation; Administration/Office; Legal/Advocacy
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Onyx offers a letter of recommendation to every volunteer who completed 300 hours of volunteer service with us. We encourage our volunteers to grow, offer plenty of opportunities to practice and develop skills of all types.
How will the organization benefit?
We require a licensed P1 Paralegal for ou team to help streamline our legal team's functionings.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); Seniors (65+)
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
Police record check required: YesApply