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Position Number: 2064
Position Title: URGENT! Meals On Wheels Volunteer Driver
Organization Name: Victorian Order of Nurses, Peel Region, Community Health and Support Services
Area(s) of Interest: Food Services, Life Skills & Accessibility, Senior Support
Position Description: Deliver hot and/or frozen meals to client's home, maintain confidentiality of route sheets, use "MOW" car sign to facilitate parking and to increase community awareness of the program, report to the supervisor any concerns regarding the well-being of the clients, attend in-service training as arranged by the branch, including initial orientation.

VON's need at this time is URGENT.

PLEASE click on 'Apply Now!', below, for access to the program's Application Form. Thank you.
Goal of Position: VON Canada is a national, not-for-profit, charitable home and community care organization. For more than 115 years, our nurses, therapists and other health care providers have cared for Canadians in their own homes. Today, we offer more than 75 home care, personal support, and community services designed to help people of all ages to get healthy and stay healthy. Our team of more than 5,000 staff and 9,000 volunteers serves Canadians in more than 1,200 communities across our country.

Deliver Hot and/or frozen nutritious meals to client's home, and in doing so contribute towards sustaining the health of VON clients.
Position Benefits: + Work as part of a dedicated team committed to serving the needs of the community
+ Gain experience working with seniors, educational opportunities
+ Experience personal growth and satisfaction
+ Enjoy excellent volunteer recognition, plus a reference may be provided upon request
Training Details: Program and agency initial orientation, shadowing with a current program volunteer on a route, plus ongoing training as required
Position Qualifications: ● Volunteer engagement for a MINIMUM of 6 months
● Valid Class 'G' driver's licence and clean driving record (must provide Driver's Abstract)
● Proof of auto insurance
● Good communication and active listening skills
● Friendly, outgoing with older adults and persons with disabilities
● Capacity to remain calm in unexpected situations
● Ability to work independently and as part of a team
● Ability to set clear boundaries, respect for privacy, and confidentiality
● 'Police Vulnerable Sector Check'
Time Commitment: Monday Morning, Tuesday Morning, Wednesday Morning, Thursday Morning, Friday Morning
Duration: Long Term (More than 6 months)
Time Detail: Monday to Friday between 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Min Age: 18
Ideal for: Individual, Group, Placement & Co-Op Students, Newcomers, Older Adults
Location: VON Peel Ofice: 78 William Street, Mississauga, ON, Canada
Geographical Area(s): Mississauga
Police Check: Yes
Accessibility: Unknown
Special Accommodations: Deliveries take place at clients' homes.
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Website: http://www.von.ca

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