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Feeding Assistant in Long Term Care

Fairview Mennonite Home

   About the Position

Impact Statement
Volunteers at Fairview strive to provide services to complement and enhance the personal wellbeing and comfort of residents.

The benefit to you:
-The reward of knowing that you helped a senior have an enjoyable meal
- Make a great lasting connection
-Increase your work experience in healthcare
-Interaction with other volunteers, residents and staff

Located in Cambridge, Ontario Fairview Seniors Community is a continuing care retirement community providing a Health & Wellness Centre, Independent Living.

Tasks may include:
- Accompanying residents to and from the dining room
- Providing encouragement and conversation
- Cutting food so residents can feed themselves
- Assisting with beverages and, in some cases, feeding their full meal.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 14+
COVID-19 Vactionation Required: Yes

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Orientation ; Training on the job
Working Conditions: Indoors

Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Meals are served at 8:00, 12:00pm and 5:00pm

Other Information
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Food/Hospitality, Senior Services
Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Verbal Communication, Motivate Others, Sensitivity, Empathy, Respect
Transportation: On a bus route

   Contact Information
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Emily Wort
519-653-5719 Ext. 4601
515 Langs Dr Cambridge, N3H 5E4

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