Wheels of Hope Volunteer Driver

(Canadian Cancer Society, Peterborough and District Community Office)

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Position ID: V-CKL0547 Last Modified: 24 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 24 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactAmanda Delgado, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, Canada Cancer Society; Phone: 705-726-8032 ext 3223; Email: apayne@ontario.cancer.ca
DutiesOur volunteer drivers take cancer patients to and from their cancer related appointments and treatments. Drivers must have a 100% smoke free vehicle, $1,000,000 third party liability, less than 3 demerit points and a clean Criminal Reference Check. Training is provided once the screening process is complete. Drivers are reimbursed for their milage.
More Info Linkwww.cancer.ca/wheelsofhope
BenefitsDriver experience the joy of giving back to their community but assisting someone who may not have any other way to get their appointments and treatments.
ClientsLocal residents who are attending treatments and/or appointments related to cancer.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestTransportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment LengthA minimum of 4 hours a week
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 3 individual(s) 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 28 Jan 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Peterborough and District Community Office
Office Phone705-742-3823
Toll Free PhoneTransportation Appointments 1-800-263-6750 
Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333
Address & Map
730 The Kingsway, Unit 2
Peterborough, ON K9J 6W6
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