VO is recruiting and deploying volunteers to respond to the volunteer needs specific to COVID-19 in Ottawa, Prescott-Russell, Lanark County and Renfrew County while ensuring proper screening and training protocals to safeguard the health of those volunteering and those they are assisting. Please see the intake portals for volunteers, for members, and for other agencies on our hompage. VO’s COVID 19 volunteer deployment program is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
Organization: Volunteer Ottawa
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 3
Deadline: Oct 9, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
Good for people interested in: Mediation and Facilitation; Event planning and participation; Mentoring; Teaching/Tutoring
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
This is a chance to use your skills at a high level, to make a measurable difference in Ottawa's social sector for at least a few years. The finished product could also be added to your professional portfolio.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteer Ottawa exists to support the social sector to execute their mandates more effectively. The Education program exists to help social sector professionals develop skills they need to be more effective in their jobs. These topics have been identified as important in this regard.
Organization category: Philanthropic intermediaries and voluntarism promotion
Time it will take to contact applicants - 2-3 weeks
This position can accommodate persons with a disability: YesApply