Volunteer Driver

(Huronia Seniors Volunteer Care Team, Midland, Wheels 4 Wheels)

Position ID: V-MID0734
Last Modified: 23 Dec 2022
Last Full Update: 23 Dec 2022

Opportunity Details: Volunteer Driver

Contact Sharon Randall, Chairperson, Huronia Seniors' Volunteer Care Team; Phone: 705-526-5566; Email: wheels4wheels.5566@gmail.com
  • Driving a wheelchair accessible vehicle for members of the community who, because of their need for a wheelchair, aren't able to use other transportation.
  • Pick up clients and their escort at assigned time, deliver to their destination.
  • Keep a schedule for appointments.
  • Use provided equipment to ensure driver and client safety.
  • Drivers are not responsible for clients while at their appointment/destination.
Benefits Our drivers make a positive difference in the lives of our clients.  
They enable clients to remain active in their community, attending everything from medical appointments to family functions.</ul>
Clients Individuals with mobility challenges, using wheelchairs.
Ages 25 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Health Care ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Generally one driver is assigned per day of the week, but only reports for duty when a prearranged trip has been booked, making the commitment flexible. We occasionally need help over the weekend. However, for the right applicant, there may be an opportunity for flexibility.
Interaction Level Small Group
Accessibility Not Applicable
Location Midland
Number of Positions Midland 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on-going
Transportation Driver License required - G with clear drivers abstract
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Driver's are required to submit a copy of their vulnerable sector screening.

Agency Details: Huronia Seniors Volunteer Care Team, Midland, Wheels 4 Wheels

Office Phone 705-526-5566
Fax 705-526-5080
E-Mail wheels4wheels.5566@gmail.com
Address & Map
658 King St
Midland, ON
Canada L4R 4P3
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Mailing Address 658 King St 
Midland, ON 
Canada L4R 4P3