ELDER HELP PEEL

Volunteer Program Coordinator, Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW)

Role Description

Description: Reporting to Director of Programs, the Program Coordinator the Program Coordinator is responsible for the development, coordination and delivery of Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW) programs and services for clients who attend the in-person and virtual programs offered by Elder Help Peel. Performs administrative duties and supports the Director, Senior Centres Without Walls Program overall centre operations. Build close working relationships with senior-serving organizations, healthcare and city departments, multicultural organizations, and other existing community programs in order to develop free workshops for the older adult community in Peel Region.

Time Commitment:

  • 15-20 hours per week
  • Minimum 6 months or longer, preferred

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Must be 20+ to apply. Retirees and Seniors welcome to apply!
  • Highly proficient English language both written and oral. Secondary languages spoken is both welcome and an asset.
  • Must be fully vaccinated, and willing to provide a copy of Ontario Ministry of Health COVID-19 proof of vaccination.
  • Volunteer commitment of at least 6 months required.
  • Some volunteer roles require proficient use of the internet, ability to communicate via email, including scanning documents, MS Suites and Teams/Zoom Video Conferencing.
  • Some volunteer roles require proficiency in audience development, branding and content marketing, detail oriented digital marketing, graphic design, marketing and media creation, web marketing and WordPress.
  • Application Process: Interview, background check, orientation, ongoing support from Elder Help Peel staff.

Why Volunteer with Elder Help Peel?

  • Opportunity to have a positive impact on socially isolated and lonely seniors aged 55+
  • If retired, the role provides seniors with an opportunity to network and talk with other like-minded individuals and seniors
  • Receive a Certificate of Appreciation following completion of volunteer engagement
  • Practice your skills in a non for profit environment

How to Apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking ‘Apply Now’ and fill out our Volunteer Application Form. Note: Volunteer positions are based on interests, abilities, schedule and the availability of a suitable volunteer role.

For More Information

(905) 457-6055