New to You Shoppe Volunteer

(Lakeridge Health Bowmanville)

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Position ID: V-OSH1303 Last Modified: 23 Oct 2020 Last Full Update: 23 Oct 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactVicki Adams, Volunteer Resources, Lakeridge Health Bowmanville; Phone: 905-683-3331 ext 21387; Email:
DutiesAll Lakeridge Health volunteer programs are suspended until the COVID-19 outbreak is finished  
Assist at New to You Shoppe with gently used clothing and small items * located off site to benefit Lakeridge Health Bowmanville * greet and serve customers * sort, price and display items * handle cash
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BenefitsAcquire customer service and retail experience * develop and improve communication skills * engage with team volunteers and customers
ClientsShoppers at New to You Shoppe
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Finance / Cash Handling
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong Term (Minimum of 6 months) - 8 months ; Long Term
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; The buddy system encourages 2 persons per shift
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning 
Shifts available: Monday to Friday 10 am-1 pm, 1 pm-4 pm * Saturday 10 am- 1 pm
SeasonsYear Round ; Commitment is flexible * volunteers are welcome to continue for any length of time that fits their current schedule after their initial 8 months
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Not wheelchair accessible ; Designated parking at entrance
Location133 Church St, Bowmanville
Number of PositionsBowmanville ; Clarington 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
CostAdults $20.00 police check after acceptance as a volunteer
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 step Mantoux Tests for tuberculosis given at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville hospital at no charge
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Organization NameLakeridge Health Bowmanville
Office Phone905-623-3331
Toll Free Phone1-866-338-1778
Address & Map
47 Liberty St S
Bowmanville, ON L1C 2N4
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