Community Participation Program/Work Experience Assistant

(WindReach Farm)

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Position ID: V-OSH0985 Last Modified: 17 Dec 2018 Last Full Update: 17 Dec 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactKelly Taylor, Volunteer and Operations Manager, WindReach Farm; Phone: 905-655-5827; Fax: 905-655-5652; Email: volunteers@windreachfarm.org
DutiesHelp coordinator develop tasks * evaluate client success * assist with daily life skills * initial training of new individuals * promote client independence and socialization
More Info Linkwww.windreachfarm.org
BenefitsHelp special needs individuals gain life skills
ClientsPeople with special needs and their support staff
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestRecreation & Sports ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Working with Children ; Previous animal experience is beneficial but not mandatory * support worker training recommended
Commitment LengthLong Term ; Once a week for a year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one - plus their support person
Minimum Hours10 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday through Friday with choice of two shifts 10 am-11:30 am * 1 pm-3 pm
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LocationWindReach Farm, 312 Townline Rd, Ashburn, ON
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on-going - Farmer/Community Participation Coordinator
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
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Organization NameWindReach Farm
Office Phone905-655-5827
Fax905-655-5652
E-Mailinformation@windreachfarm.org
Websitewww.windreachfarm.org
Address & Map
312 Townline Rd
Ashburn, ON L0B 1A0
 
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