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In Person Program Attendant(s) - Cantonese Speaking

Yet Keen is currently offering limited in-person programming with safety measures in place. We are currently recruiting attendants to support these programs. Attendant responsiblities include: 


  • Conduct COVID-19 pre-screening for all clients attending the program (Asking questions such as “Do you have any symptoms in the past 14 days?”)

  • Direct traffic and escort clients to the appropriate activity rooms

  • Track attendance

  • Ensure that safety measures and maximum capacity policy are followed strictly

  • Remind clients about mask wearing and hand sanitization as needed

  • Basic sanitization of the activity rooms between groups (Supplies and Personal Protection Equipment are provided by the Centre

  • Other duties as required



TIME & MINIMUM COMMITMENT

6 months

Once/week (3-5 hours/shift)

REQUIREMENTS
  • IMPORTANT: Please note that this position requires the volunteer to have the ability to speak Cantonese and/or Mandarin.

  • SWCHC and Yet Keen have a mandatory vaccination policy for all staff, volunteers and students (please contact us for further details) 

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently

  • Punctual and reliable


Schedule:

  • Once a week (Could be more frequent if volunteer is available and interested)

  • 3-5 hours each shift

  • Currently we offer in-person programs on Wednesday and Friday during the day.


Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to fulfill duties in a manner that is non-judgemental and hold the belief that diversity makes us stronger


Screening:


Screening Requirements: 

  • Interview with volunteer coordinator or program staff

  • Police Record Check (Criminal and Judicial Matters)

  • 2 references

  • COVID Attestation form (volunteers must sign a form confirming that they are healthy and unaware of any COVID exposure)


HOW TO APPLY

Please contact Alvis Choi, Program Coordinator, Yet Keen Senior's Day Centre

achoi@swchc.on.ca

613.292.4233

LOCATION

755 Somerset St West