Support for daily check-in callsI'm Interested
|Volunteer Position Name / Role:||Support for daily check-in calls|
|Date Posted:||Wednesday, March 31, 2021|
|Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity:||
If you are someone who wants to support adults aged 55+ in Dufferin County!
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 the lives of adults 55+
|Type of Organization:||Seniors Service|
|More Info Link:||https://www.headwatershealth.ca/Areas-of-Care/TeleCheck|
|Volunteer type position is suitable for:||
|Duties / Roles / Activities:||
We have two shifts 8 am – 12 pm and 3:00 – 7:00 p.m and place calls 365 days a year.
Working with a team of volunteers and staff, to deliver the daily scheduled telephone calls to adults aged 55+ 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, (or remote during COVID-19) you will work in a team environment, providing a friendly call to registered adults aged 55+ 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:||
|Location of Volunteer Activity:||
|Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD):||No|
|Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19:||Yes|
|Commitment Length / Duration:||Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)|
|Transportation:||Own Transportation Required|
|Expires:||Saturday, December 31, 2022|
|Areas of Interest:||
|Skills / Experience:||Empathy, compassion, caring and friendly. Ability to engage others, be non-judgmental and keep confidentiality. Minimal computer skills.|