Women’s Place – Volunteer Receptionist
At Sources Women’s Place we are committed to providing a safe, inclusive space for women and their children. A space where our clients are free to access the help and resources that are available. Women’s Place provides a hot lunch program, a free clothing/laundry/shower program, as well as group and individual counselling. The Centre also assists clients needing access to legal aid, the food bank, medical care, emergency aid kits, as well as multiple other resources that are available within the community.
As a Volunteer Receptionist you will be the first contact for clients coming into the Centre. You will be answering telephones, signing clients in and out of the Centre, and providing resources and referral information.
You must be aged 18 or older. This position is available to female candidates only.
This position requires:
- The ability to multitask, through answering telephones, greeting clients in person, signing clients in and out, and tracking services being utilized.
- The ability to provide both Centre, and outside resource, information and referrals to clients.
To be successful in this position:
- Individuals must have the ability to set boundaries and to maintain confidentiality.
- Interested applicants should possess a genuine interest in positive interaction with clients and be able to provide positive non-judgmental support.
Positions at Women’s Place require a minimum 6 months commitment, with one shift per week.
The current shift available as a Reception Volunteer is Thursdays from 10:15 am – 2:45 pm.
Benefits of this position:
This position offers the opportunity to positively affect the lives of Women in the community by assisting with program delivery, and providing support. This can be a very rewarding position where genuine support can be given and positive interactions can have big impacts.
Want to apply?
Please download and complete the below Forms and return In Person to Sources Volunteer Services office at 882 Maple St., White Rock, OR Email to email@example.com, citing the Volunteer Position.
If you are interested in more information about this opportunity or other volunteer positions with Sources, please contact Volunteer Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-542-4357.