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About the Position
Position #: 19062
OrganizationSunnyside Seniors' Services, Region of Waterloo
Position: Volunteer Greeter
Location: 247 Franklin Street North, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: To welcome visitors and provide direction and assistance at Sunnyside Seniors' Services.
Description: Here are your specific tasks: Sign into the volunteer room and put on your name tag. Setup the volunteer table by main reception desk, and access phone and resident list from reception. Pick up the red Volunteer Greeter binder in the drawer of the desk in the volunteer room. Call the Weekend RNs and let them know you are on duty. Greet and assist visitors arriving at Sunnyside in a friendly and helpful manner. Inform visitors of direction to areas they may be going to, accompanying them to the locations of the elevators, if needed. Encourage the use of hand sanitizer. Report any concerns to the Volunteer Coordinator after your weekend shift.
Training Details: Volunteer Orientation to Sunnyside as well as one hour training for this role
Working Conditions: Volunteer sits at desk in reception area, gets up to assist visitors as needed.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: One shift per month required, from 1 - 4 p.m. on Saturday or Sunday. Current need is on first Saturday of the month.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Health Care/Emergency, Senior Services
Skill(s): Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Janice Klassen
Phone: 519-893-8482 Ext. 6372
Address: 247 Franklin Street N. Kitchener, N2A 1Y5


Volunteer Action Centre
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm