Gift Wrap Team

(CNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario)

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Position ID: V-OSH1045 Last Modified: 26 Sep 2019 Last Full Update: 26 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactSamah C, Manager of Community Giving, CNIB; Phone: 416-486-2500 ext 7687; Email:
DutiesHoliday gift wrap services at the Pickering Town Centre to benefit CNIB  
Team members process cash and point of sale transactions * keep wrapping area tidy * other duties as directed by shift supervisor * track and report volunteer hours as directed 
Shift Supervisors complete daily cash count, settle point of sale machines * supervise gift wrapping staff * open and close kiosk
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BenefitsGet volunteer hours, meet new people, work as a team * gain experience with handling cash, point of sale transactions* time management skills, give back to the community * receive training
ClientsShoppers at Pickering Town Centre
Ages15 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Event Coordination & Support ; Holiday / Festive Volunteering
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthShort Term - Shifts available from December 1 - December 24, 2019
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon (10 am-6 pm) 
Various shifts available, ranging from 4-5 hours from 9 am-11 pm * 5 volunteers per 4 hour shift * positions and shifts are first come first served * number of shifts determined by schedule and availability of each volunteer
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
LocationPickering Town Centre, 1355 Kingston Rd, Pickering
Number of PositionsPickering 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; There will be two dates for training shifts prior to the beginning of the campaign
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
End Date24 Dec 2016
Agency Details
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Organization NameCNIB, Durham Region, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario
Office Phone905-430-7611
Toll Free Phone1-800-563-0887
Address & Map
Abilities Centre
55 Gordon St, Suite 207A
Whitby, ON L1N 0J2
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