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TeleCheck Volunteer Training starting December 2018 / January 2018

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: TeleCheck Volunteer Training starting December 2018 / January 2018
Date Posted: Friday, May 25, 2018
Organization Name: Telecheck-Dufferin, Torchlight
Organization Contact: Katherine Johnson
519-415-3764
kjohnson@communitytorchlight.com
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: If you are someone who wants to support Seniors in Dufferin!
If you are someone who wants to share your skills!
If you are someone who wants to develop your skills!
Gain a valuable work reference!.
TeleCheck offers Excellent Communication Training!
You make a difference in Seniors Lives!
Type of Organization: Seniors Service
More Info Link: http://www.torchlightcanada.org
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Adult (18 +)
Duties / Roles / Activities: Working with a team of volunteers and staff, to deliver the daily scheduled telephone calls to seniors registered for a a daily check-in ensuring their well-being, and linking with support when required.
Sample Tasks: From the TeleCheck office at 25 Centennial Road, Unit#1, Orangeville, you will work in a team environment, providing a friendly call to registered seniors and caregivers. If there is a concern you will refer the call to staff to support. Support brief and confidential documentation on a computerized data base to demonstrate TeleCheck clients call was made.
Dates & Times:
  • Daytime
  • Evening
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Orangeville and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): No
Commitment Length / Duration: Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires: Thursday, January 31, 2019
Areas of Interest:
  • Support for seniors / older adults
  • Telephone Support
  • Community and information services for the general public
  • Administrative / Office Work / Business / Accounting Services
  • Boards / Committees / Task Forces
  • Event Planning / Fundraising and special events
  • Marketing / Communications / Public Relations
Skills / Experience: Empathy, compassion, caring and friendly. Will teach computer skills if required. Ability to engage others, be non-judgemental and keep confidentiality
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