Sunday Concert Volunteers at Louis Brier Home & Hospital

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Position description: 

Louis Brier Home & Hospital is seeking caring individuals to help usher residents from the main floor to the 2nd floor, for our weekly Sunday Afternoon Concert series. 

  • Volunteers are highly valued by staff, residents and their families. Our volunteers enchance the lives of our residents and your time and effort are an important element in Louis Brier Home & Hospital's commitment to quality care.
  • This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who is caring, compassionate and interested in listening to some beautiful music on Sundays.
  • A criminal record check for working with the vulnerable sector is mandatory upon recruition.
  • We require a minimum 4 month commitment.
Deliverables/Duties: 
  • Shifts will be 1:00pm to 3:30pm.  After settling everyone in for the concert, you are welcome to sit and enjoy the concert along with residents & then assist residents back to their rooms after the concert. 
  • Engage in friendly and positive conversation with residents.
  • Comply with proper hand hygiene and confidentiality procedures.
  • Advise staff of any issues or concerns that arise during your volunteer shift.

 

Qualifications: 
  • Able to assist elders who have physical and/or cognitive challenges.
  • Physically capable of pushing elders in wheelchairs and assisting those with mobility issues.
  • Friendly, reliable, patient and respectful.
Role is suitable for: 
Student
Adult
Senior
How to apply: 
call or email for an application www.louisbrier.com
Contact person: 
Julie Cameron, Volunteer Coordinator
Contact phone: 
604-267-4736
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Arts & Culture
Seniors
Volunteerism
Mission:
To provide exemplary resident and family-centred for seniors through partnerships and collaboration.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
5
Position start/end date:
14 Jan 2020
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekend
Work location:
Louis Brier Home & Hospital
1055 West 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6M 1W9