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About the Position
Position # 185
OrganizationCanadian Cancer Society AB/NWT
Position Grande Prairie Community Ambassador - Canadian Cancer Society
Location 201
Impact Statement At the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), we know that cancer can change a lot of
things. But we also know that for people with cancer and their families, life is more than a diagnosis. That’s why we are always looking for ways to improve the cancer experience by helping people live longer and enhancing their quality of life. We’re here to help and support people to live their lives more fully.
Because we believe that life is bigger than cancer.
Description At the Canadian Cancer Society, we offer you a place where you can use your talents to make a difference – a place where you can help save lives while fulfilling your own. We set ourselves apart from the almost 200 other cancer charities and foundations in Canada through our comprehensive approach to the way we take action against more than 100 types of cancer. Do you love being engaged in your community?

We are seeking a Community Ambassador to increase awareness of support programs and services within your community.

Work in co-operation with the Society’s Community Engagement staff and volunteers to integrate our mission into local Society community events, such as wellness initiatives, along with networking and engaging in your community by sharing and distributing of Society materials.
Training Details Volunteer will receive training prior to start of position. Details on each event as they unfold.
Working Conditions Join a team of enthusiastic people who share a passion for eradicating cancer and enhancing the quality of life of people living with cancer.

Enhance your presentation and speaking skills
Expand your communication skills, greater knowledge and experience in health promotion.

Further skill set required:

Very fluent in understanding and speaking English
Physically able to move supplies
Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail Flexible scheduling which includes weekdays, and occasional evenings and weekends are required for this long term (minimum 1 yr) adult (18yrs/over) volunteer commitment.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Communication/Public Relations, Health Care/Emergency
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Verbal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Stewardship, Empathy
How to Apply
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Contact Colleen Ferguson
Phone 8006612262
Address 200, 325 Manning Road NE Calgary, T2E2P5
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