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TeleCheck Volunteer Training - SEPTEMBER 2020

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: TeleCheck Volunteer Training - SEPTEMBER 2020
Date Posted: Friday, May 25, 2018
Organization Name: TeleCheck-Dufferin
Organization Contact: Diane Cowen
519-415-3764
dcowen@headwatershealth.ca
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:
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Adult (18 +)
  • Business/employer supported group
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, safety, and linking them 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. Prepare brief and confidential documentation on a computerized data base to demonstrate call was completed/placed to TeleCheck client.
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
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Areas of Interest:
  • Support for seniors / older adults
  • Telephone Support
  • Emergency Services / Crisis Services / Legal
  • 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. Ability to engage others, be non-judgemental and keep confidentiality. Minimal computer skills.
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