In Clinic & In Community Volunteers
(Canadian Blood Services, London Donor Clinic, Blood Donation Services)
|Comments||Not all of our volunteers are exposed to needles or blood products, but if you have a fear, please indicate this when applying.|
|Contact||Cathy Schmidt, Volunteer Coordinator, Canadian Blood Services; Phone: 1-888-669-0008 ext 4917; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||There are 2 main volunteer roles at Canadian Blood Services: |
1. In-Clinic Role – In this role, our volunteers oversee donor safety and satisfaction after they’ve made their donation. The volunteers socialize with donors, provide juice and cookies, and watch for adverse reactions.
2. In-Community Role – In this role, our volunteers go out into their communities to inform the public about the need for blood. They focus on recruiting new and lapsed donors, booking appointments into upcoming clinics, and giving out information to raise awareness about blood donation. In Community volunteers may attend health fairs, summer events, corporate events etc to raise awareness about the need for blood.
|More Info Link||https://www.blood.ca/en/volunteers/become-volunteer|
|Benefits||Our volunteers help save lives by raising awareness about the need for blood, recruit donors, and ensure donor safety and satisfaction.|
|Ages||16 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups|
|Areas of Interest||Health Care|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; All applicants should be energetic, outgoing, and have good customer service skills.|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Various commitment lengths|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; Various Interaction levels|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Month|
|Location||Multiple locations around Perth,Huron, Grey and Bruce counties|
|Number of Positions||Bruce County: 5 individual(s) ; Grey County: 10 individual(s) ; Huron County: 5 individual(s) ; Perth County |
20 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job|
|Transportation||Car required ; Volunteers are responsible for their own transportation|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Organization Name||Canadian Blood Services, London Donor Clinic, Blood Donation Services|