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About the Position
Position: 884 - Volunteer Driver
Organization: Canadian Cancer Society, Peel Office
Position Address: Can choose to pick-up clients living in Mississauga, Brampton or Caledon, South York, Toronto
Location: Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon
Accessibility: Unknown
Ideal for: Individual
Description
Volunteer drivers pick-up clients from their homes, bring them to their cancer related appointment, and bring them back to their home.

Rides are given MONDAY-FRIDAY between 8am and 5pm. Shifts are either in the morning or afternoon, or a full day, depending on your availability.

We pick up clients in Peel region, Orangeville, Georgetown, and Bolton/Caledon, as well as drive to hospitals in the Peel region, Newmarket, and downtown Toronto; based on your level of comfort with driving, you tell us where you prefer to drive!

Goal
To improve access for adults and families who need transportation assistance to and from cancer-related appointments, including hospital appointments, supportive care and follow-up appointments.

Benefits
Giving back to the community
Meeting new people
Mileage reimbursement
Orientation and staff support

Position Qualifications
Valid G driver's licence with 3 or fewer demerit points and an acceptable driving record
Minimum $1m third part liability insurance on vehicle
Completion of a criminal reference check within acceptable standards
Enjoy driving
Access to a well maintained 100% smoke free vehicle
Friendly, compassionate and sensitive to issues facing people living with cancer
Min Age: 19    Police Check: No

Time Commitment
Duration:Long Term (More than 6 months)
Start Date:2016-07-14
Monday Morning, Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning, Thursday Afternoon, Friday Morning, Friday Afternoon
Long Term (more than 6 months), flexible scheduling

Training
Scheduled training ; Training-on-the-job ; Training on-going ; - Classroom training
- "Buddy Ride" with one of our Volunteer Drivers on a typical day on the road

Area(s) of Interest: Healthcare, Parent & Child Support, Senior Support, Transportation, Volunteer Coordination
How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.cancer.ca


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