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Social Support Volunteer

  •   Toronto, ON (536.2 km away)

About this Opportunity

St. Felix Centre, est. in 1993, is a non-profit community centre in downtown Toronto. We are dedicated to helping individuals, families, and children experiencing challenges such as poverty, abuse, homelessness, mental illness, and addiction. By supporting the emotional, social, cultural, economic, and spiritual needs of individuals, we strengthen the entire community. Major Objective: Greet guests, interact with them, provide social support and engage into a friendly conversation. Follow directions given by Social Support Worker to ensure safe environment for staff, volunteers and guests - Help to maintain a safe and respectful environment and advocate safety awareness - Provide feedback if there are any problems at the end of the day - Sign in and out to record volunteer hours.

 

Additional Information

Training is provided upon first scheduled shift. Ongoing training and coaching provided/available during shift. 

Required language

English

Transportation

Close to Subway, Bus and Streetcar stops

Minimum age

21

Minimum hours per week

2 Hours, 10:45 to 12:45 from Monday to Friday

Task requirements

Qualifications: - Sensitivity and understanding of people of all backgrounds - Communicate clearly and effectively orally - Able to work in high traffic area - Able to work in a team - First Aid certification an asset but not required.

Accessibility

Building is accessaible

Julie Springer

Manager of Volunteers

416-203-1624 Ext.# 109

Fax: 416-703-7567

julie@stfelixcentre.com

Contact Details

St. Felix Centre

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