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Residential Support

Marillac Place

   About the Position

Impact Statement
Marillac Place resolves to give mothers the tools to become effective parents and self-supporting, responsible members of the community. Marillac Place offers safe affordable accommodation, with basic life skill training, childcare guidance and educational opportunities. We provide chances for brighter futures to mother-led families, helping them to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

Purpose: The position of a socializer volunteer is to support the staff on shift, on-site weekly.

• Maintain strict confidentiality.
• Respect all families.
• Interact with the participants, holding babies.
• Assist staff with cleaning the kitchen/common areas.
• Basic Administrative Tasks to support staff such as answering the door, completing donation forms.
• Call for assistance if you have any questions or concerns while on shift.

Reports to: The shift supervisor.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 18+

Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Children/Youth, Office Work

Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Problem Solving, Accountability, Empathy

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Support: Training for this position will be provided, and staff will always be onsite for questions or assistance.
Working Conditions: Shifts required:
Sunday 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Monday 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Tuesday 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Wednesday 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Thursday 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm

Length of Shift: Minimum of 4 hours once per week with a consistent schedule.

Working Conditions/Environments: Residential setting.
Transportation: Car required

Time Commitment

Duration: 1 year or more
Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Sunday: 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Monday: 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Tuesday: 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Wednesday: 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm
Thursday: 10am to 2pm or 5pm to 9pm

   Contact Information
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Beverly Martin
519-571-0722 Ext. 2
109 Young Street Kitchener, N2H 4Z2

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Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

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