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Recreation Assistants-Day/Evening or Weekends

Organization: Lakeshore Lodge
Date Posted: 2018-06-11
Posted By: Kimberly Penton
City: Etobicoke
Location: Ontario
Country: Canada
Primary Category: Recreation/Sports Positions
Type of Position: Long-Term (3 months or more)

Description & Details

Role: Assist recreation staff and/or have the opportunity to lead activities with residents such as: nail painting, reading, trivia, playing board games, conducting bingo games, doing arts and crafts, tea social, coffee house on Saturday afternoon, watch movies and friendly visit, etc. Volunteers must be kind, patient, have the desire to spend time with seniors.

Process: Complete an Application package which includes two reference forms; attend an Orientation/Training Session (we host one per month, contact for dates), attend a personal interview and if 18 yrs+ we will have you complete the vulnerable person's police check form which we submit on your behalf. To get an application package emailed to you contact: Kimberly Penton
Coordinator, Volunteer Services
Phone 416-392-9460

Location: 3197 Lake Shore Blvd. West (at Kipling)

Skills required 

Interest in games and activities. Would suit those who would like to investigate a career in recreational activities.

Additional Information:

Required language:



Close to bus or street car stop

Free parking available

Minimum age:


Minimum hours:

2 hours per week

Task requirements:

walking and standing


verbal communication


reading and writing


Accessible building, parking, washroom(s) 

Benefits: help others in your community, gain experience, reference.

How to Apply / Contact
To apply contact: Kimberly Penton
Coordinator, Volunteer Services
Phone 416-392-9460

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