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About the Position
Position: 2570 - 'Evolve' Stores - Youth Volunteer, 14 to 17 [Please APPLY during the COVID-19 Emergency]
Organization: Caledon Community Services
Position Address: 4 Industrial Road, Bolton, ON, Canada
Location: Caledon
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individual, Newcomers
Description
PLEASE NOTE: All volunteer/student placements have been placed on hold due to COVID-19. We are STILL CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION, with a start date to be determined once we are able to fully re-open.

Depending on the day and location, volunteers may be asked to do some or all of the following:
(Please note: all training is provided)
- Receive donations & turn away unacceptable donations politely
- Sort donated items
- Participate in social media campaigns
- Work in partnership with other youth to complete special projects
- Prepare merchandise for sales floor
- Restock and display merchandise
- Tidy sales floor and change rooms
- Assist with recycling & garbage disposal
- Other duties as requested

PlEASE click the yellow box, 'Apply Now!', below to easily download Caledon Community Services volunteering APPLICATION FORM. Fill it in/sign it, SCAN it, then email it to '[email protected]' (please indicate the 'position title' in your email subject line). Thank you for APPLYING!

Goal
With FOCUS upon YOUTH, the role is intended to provide a superior shopping/donor experience to our 'Evolve' customers, plus involve local youth (ages 14 to 17) in a worthwhile 'customer service' (learning) experience, focusing on a retail environment.

For more information on Caledon Community Services, please access our website 'link' in 'Social Media', below.

Benefits
+ Satisfaction in being part of a promising, community service organization
+ Gain experience working in a retail setting
+ Invitation to the Annual Volunteer Recognition Event (you qualify after satisfying the required volunteer hour requirement)
+ Invitation to the Annual General Meeting
+ Reference letter after 50 hours of volunteering
+ 'Evolve' Stores Discount Card
+ Secondary school students may earn hours towards their '40 hours' community service graduation requirement

Position Qualifications
● Minimum age - 14 (maximum - 17)
● Willingness to volunteer with people of various abilities
● Able/committed to provide 'customer service' that meets our standards of excellence
● Dress appropriatlye for the role (Professional, casual attire, and good personal grooming - SAFETY APPAREL may be required for some tasks)
● Organized, punctual, reliable
● Comfortable multi-tasking and prioritizing

SCREENING of applicants will be 'virtual' (telephone/email/online - Skype, etc.), unless otherwise advised.
Min Age: 14    Police Check: No

Time Commitment
Duration:Any Duration
Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Tuesday Evening, Saturday Morning, Saturday Afternoon, Saturday Evening
Tuesday & Saturday shifts (based on availability)

Your day volunteering entails a MINIMUM 2 hour shift, up to 7.5 hours. Volunteers are to advise supervisors in good time if they are unable to attend a particular shift.

Training
On the job training.

Area(s) of Interest: Customer Service, Social Media, Marketing/Promotion
How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.ccs4u.org
https://www.facebook.com/caledoncommunityservices/
http://@CaledonCS


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