Ongoing, Year Round Volunteer Support

(Lakeridge Health Oshawa)

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Position ID: V-OSH1287 Last Modified: 02 Oct 2020 Last Full Update: 02 Oct 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactNancy Tanner, Coordinator, Volunteer Resources, Lakeridge Health (Oshawa Hospital); Phone: 905-576-8711 ext 33310; Fax: Do not use LH fax for any volunteer opportunity documents/communication; Email: ntanner@lh.ca
DutiesAt this time, all volunteer programs within our five hospitals have been put on hold; however, we are still recruiting for the time when it is appropriate for us to resume. Once the programs are up and running again, we will be updating what our current needs are. If you respond to this listing, please know your information is secure and we will absolutely be connecting with you again. Thank you so much and stay well. 
 
 
Volunteer year round at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospital * various positions in Hospitality, Patient Support and Retail * help greet and guide patients and families * Cancer Centre, various Clinics and Emergency Department * Gift Shop and Auxiliary Café
More Info Linkhttps://www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/en/howyoucanhelp/volunteer.asp?_mid_=2084
BenefitsExposure to a hospital department setting * opportunity to positively impact the patient/visitor experience * student volunteers have opportunities for “Auxiliary” scholarships and other awards * "Auxiliary” awards for exceptional service from adult volunteers * Volunteer Resources and “Auxiliary” recognition and social activities
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestGuide / Greeter ; Health Care ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term - (Minimum of 8 months)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon 
 
Monday-Friday various shifts dependent on volunteer role 5:30 am-9 pm * Saturday, Sunday various shifts available between 6 am-6 pm
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationLakeridge Health Oshawa * 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa
Number of PositionsOshawa 
 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
CostPolice Criminal Reference Check & Auxiliary Smock Rental (Adults) * volunteer t-shirt ($5 each - keep) (Students - high school, college & university)
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsGo to Lakeridge Health Website (see More Info Link above) to complete an Online Volunteer Application and to review further details regarding the recruitment process * 2-step Mantoux Testing for tuberculosis is provided at no charge at the Hospital (Oshawa)
Agency Details
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Organization NameLakeridge Health Oshawa
Office PhoneOffice: 905-576-8711
Toll Free Phone1-866-338-1778
Fax905-721-4743
Websitewww.lakeridgehealth.on.ca
Address & Map
1 Hospital Court
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1G 2B9
 
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