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Volunteer Driver
(Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton)

Position ID: 1482 Last Modified: 10 Jul 2012 Last Full Update: 10 Jul 2012
Opportunity Details
ContactLisa Hostein, Volunteer and Development Coordinator, Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton; Phone: 905-525-2012 ext 3256; Fax: 905-525-5606; Email:
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DutiesWe need volunteers to drive our kids in care to visits, appointments, etc. The volunteer drive program is essential in our ability to provide Care Beyond Belief. Our volunteer drivers drove just under 1 million kilometers helping children and families, equal to driving every public road in Canada!
Benefits- Develop skills related to working with children 
- Experience the satisfaction of helping a child 
- Enjoy a rewarding experience to fill spare time 
- Make new friends and participate in Society events 
- Gain insight into the child protection system
Dates and TimesTimes and dates can be very flexible. Require individuals who are able to assist on some evenings,weekends and weekdays. 
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Applicable
Number of PositionsNot Limited: 40 individual(s)
Ages25 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Commitment LengthLong Term (more than 12 months)
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required
TransportationDrivers Licence Required ; Transportation Required ; Drivers license required;transportation required;you will need a reliable vehicle that is in good working condition for this position.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
CostCosts for police check and drivers abstract will be reimbursed. 
Mileage reimbursement.
Police CheckRequired
Volunteer CategoriesAssistant - Children's Programs, Services & Events ; Assistant - Community & Family Services ; Driving
Skills/Experience- Enjoys children (parenting skills are an asset) 
- Is kind, patient and flexible 
- Has a non-judgmental attitude 
- Adheres to driving and safety regulations (seat belt, child restraint, etc) 
- Sets appropriate boundaries 
Additional Requirements- Has an accident/points free driving record (Drivers Abstract must be obtained) 
- Has $2 million of liability insurance 
- Has a vehicle that is in good working condition
Agency Details
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Organization NameCatholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton
Address & Map
735 King St E
Hamilton, ON L8M 1A1
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Office Phone905-525-2012
Fax* General 905-525-5606 
* Legal 905-525-2242 
* Intake Fax 905-525-3330 
* Ongoing Fax 905-525-0481