Programming and Administrative Support, Barrie Office

(Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Barrie - 128 Anne St S)

Position ID: V-MID0708 Last Modified: 13 Nov 2019 Last Full Update: 13 Nov 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactMarg Gow, Coordinator of Volunteer Resources, Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 532; Email:
DutiesVolunteer duties include: reception desk activities such * as greeting clients and family members * answering phones * preparing information packages * assisting with the running of discussion groups which could lead to acting as a co-facilitator with a regular staff member
BenefitsGain knowledge of mental health and addiction issues * meet and network with knowledgable people * gain experience working as part of a team to reach a common goal
ClientsIndividuals with mental health and addiction Issues
Ages20 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestMental Health / Addictions ; Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reception Support ; Telephone Communication
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Minimum 6 months
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours6 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon (1 pm - 5 pm) 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon (9-12, 1-5 pm) 
Wednesday: Afternoon (1 pm - 5 pm) 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon (1st Thurs of month) 
Friday: Morning (9 am -1 pm) 
We are seeking weekly commitments to any of these shifts.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - Designated parking at entrance - parking lot pass will be provided once individual's car registered. ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Location186 Erie Street
Number of PositionsBarrie: 4 individual(s) 
4 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsThere are several on line training modules that must be completed.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 01 Dec 2019
Agency Details
Organization NameCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Barrie - 128 Anne St S
Office Phone705-726-5033
Toll Free Phone1-800-461-4319
Address & Map
128 Anne St S
Barrie, ON L4N 6A2