Pet (Dog) Visitor

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Position description: 

Volunteers will visit residents with their friendly dog pet

Deliverables/Duties: 

Volunteer will bring in pet dog and walk around the different areas of the building and visit with residents.

Qualifications: 

Volunteers need to have an interest in helping others, and provide service in a consistent, positive and helpful manner

Volunteers must be kind, respectful and caring

Volunteers must be responsible that can follow directions and home policies and procedures

Volunteers must consent to a criminal record clearance check, and be free of any criminal charges

Volunteers must enjoy socializing and spending time with seniors

Volunteer must know how to take initiative

Pet Dog must be in :
-in general good health
-house trained
-good temperament
-clean and well groomed
-examined annually by a veterinarian and have documented, up-to-date vaccinations.

Role is suitable for: 
13 - 18
Adult
Senior
All Ages
Families
English as a second language (ESL)
Additional Information: 
How to apply: 
Phone or email
Contact person: 
Rosemary Kustner
Contact phone: 
604-713-6531
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Mission:
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
10
Position start/end date:
20 Jun 2017
Time Committment:
2 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
German Canadian Care Home
2010 Harrison Drive
Vancouver, BC V5P 2P6