We are looking for committed, open-minded and enthusiastic volunteers whose actions, mindset, and temperament parallel the non-judgmental, anti-oppressive, and empowering fundamentals of Head & Hands.
These volunteers will replace at the front desk (approximately one to three shifts per month), which involves directing clients to the appropriate Head & Hands service, providing referrals and information about other Montréal organizations, and acting as first responder to clients in need of support.
Training will include a variety of workshops aimed at introducing you to Head & Hands’ diverse clientele and different approaches to meet their needs.
Ideal applicants will meet the following criteria:
- Age 17 years or older
- Able to commit to 12 months of volunteering
- Able to commit to 5 to 20 hours a month of volunteering
- Monday-Friday daytime or evening availability
- Fluency in English and spoken French
- Available for training sessions at the following dates in 2013:
|Monday 21 January, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Wednesday 23 January, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Saturday 26 January, 12:00 - 4:00 pm|
|Monday 28 January, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Wednesday 30 January, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Saturday 2 February, 12:00 - 4:00 pm|
|Monday 4 February, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Wednesday 6 February, 6:00 - 9:00 pm||Saturday 9 February, 12:00 - 4:00 pm|
If you meet the above criteria and are interested in being part of our team, please complete the volunteer application form and send to Hannah at email@example.com by 5 December 2012.
If you have any questions please feel free to email, or call at (514) 481-0277!