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About the Position
Position #: 17970
OrganizationLisaard & Innisfree Hospice
Position: Receptionist - Both locations
Location: 2375 Homer Watson Blvd, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteers play a valuable role at both houses; their support is vital and integral to the ongoing operation of the hospice and is greatly appreciated.
Description: Lisaard House and Innisfree House Hospices are looking for volunteer receptionists. Volunteer tasks will include opening door and greeting visitors to Lisaard or Innisfree House; answering telephone in professional manner; and providing tours. Receptionist may be requested to help stuff envelopes, shred documents, compile folders, and other miscellaneous clerical duties. Currently looking for individuals to be available for a regular weekly/biweekly shift or on a casual basis, filling in for sick calls or vacation requests.
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality
Training Details: Orientation and training will be provided by Lisaard House.
Working Conditions: Sitting at a desk; standing and greeting visitors.
Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Shifts occur in 3-hour blocks: 9:00 a.m. to Noon; Noon to 3:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; OR 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Not on a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Communication/Public Relations, Office Work
Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Written Communication, Verbal Communication
How to Apply
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Contact: Jo Ann Barber
Phone: 519-208-5055 Ext. 254
Address: 990 Speedsville Rd. Cambridge Cambridge/Kitchener, N3H 4R6


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