Volunteer Driver

(Highland Shores Children's Aid, Cobourg)

Position ID: V-NLD0209 Last Modified: 27 Oct 2016 Last Full Update: 27 Oct 2016
Opportunity Details
ContactMelanie Morris, Volunteer Drive Scheduler; Phone: 905-372-1821 ext 1264; Fax: 905-372-5284; Email: melanie.morris@highlandshorescas.com
DutiesTransport clients of the Highland Shores Children's Aid to appointments. Most drives are within Northumberland County or neighboring jurisdictions (ie. Peterborough, Belleville). Occasionally requests for assistance from other social agencies are also filled.
More Info Linkhttps://highlandshorescas.com/get-involved/volunteer-opportunities
BenefitsThe Society pays drivers its current mileage rate for each kilometer traveled and covers incidental expenses. Drivers submit monthly statements so these costs can be reimbursed.
ClientsChildren and parents who are clients of Highland Shores CAS.
Ages25 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Areas of InterestTransportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Working with Children
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year)
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
 
Drive times vary
Number of PositionsNorthumberland County: 5 individual(s) 
 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
TransportationDriver License required ; Car required
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsMust also have a Criminal Reference check and a Ministry of Transportation record search; 3 references; a medical reference; be in good health; capable of lifting children in and out of car seats, have the ability to develop a good rapport with clients.
Liability InsuranceNot Available
Start DateOn or after 09 Jan 2013
Agency Details
Organization NameHighland Shores Children's Aid, Cobourg
Office Phone905-372-1821
Toll Free Phone1-800-267-0570
Fax905-372-5284
E-Mailinfo@highlandshorescas.com
Websitehighlandshorescas.com
Address & Map
1005 Burnham St
Cobourg, ON K9A 5J6