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About the Position
Position #: 15388
OrganizationSunnyside Seniors' Services, Region of Waterloo
Position: Hairdressing Assistant
Location: 247 Franklin Street North, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteers enable our residents and tenants to get to the hairdressing salon for their appointments. Without their help it would be difficult for residents and tenants to get there. They are vital to the salon's success!
Description: The Reflections Beauty and Barber Salon at Sunnyside Home is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Hairdressing Assistants are needed to porter residents to and from the salon and assist with light duties in the salon. Volunteers will not be cutting or styling hair.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Physical Demand, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Volunteer Orientation, buddy system with another volunteer to learn the position.
Working Conditions: This position requires a lot of walking, and the ability to push wheelchairs, and encourage/motivate residents to come to hairdressing.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: 3 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months. Current need is Wednesday afternoons, 1 - 4 p.m.
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: Caring Support, Senior Services
Skill(s): Team Building, Motivate Others, Empathy, Adaptability, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Janice Klassen
Phone: 519-893-8482 Ext. 6372
Address: 247 Franklin Street North 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