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Various locations within Franklin CountyColumbus, OH43215
Exciting and rewarding opportunity for college students, professionals or retirees with experience or education in the social services field. Under the professional supervision of the Hospice Bereavement Coordinator, volunteers are needed to facilitate education based support groups for residents living in National Church Residences Senior Housing Buildings. Groups are held in various locations throughout the Columbus Oh area and are generally conducted M-F, business hours. These group themes vary and may include: life review, reminiscence and remembrance, grief and loss and other topics designed to assist our senior residents share thoughts and feelings and socialize. Applicants will be screened to ensure they have the skill sets for this opportunity (See requirements) such as active listening, group facilitation and supportive counseling skills. Applicants should be highly dependable and reliable to commitment as groups are scheduled in advance and need the direction of the facilitator.
Applicants will need to meet requirements related to application, training and background requirements
Counseling / Mental Health
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
varies 2 - 6 hours a month
Current schooling/experience in the field of Social work, Counseling or related fields