Music Program (Hospital Setting)

Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Toronto Grace Health Centre
  • Performing
On-going (More than 1 year)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Ontario
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area
2019-05-172019-06-30

About the Organization

The Salvation Army Toronto Grace Health Centre (TGHC) is a 119-bed facility located in downtown Toronto. TGHC provides medically complex, and specialized care and services to those individuals who require Complex Continuing Care, Post-Acute Care Rehabilitation and Palliative Care. The hospital is recognized for its commitment to clinical excellence and a compassionate approach to patient centered care. We serve primarily an adult and geriatric patient population.

About the Music Program Role

We are currently recruiting musicians to perform on the patient care units, join our Saturday Impromptu music group and at our Sunday chapel services held for patients. Volunteers in this role play music on the units, perform concert on saturday and hymns/ other selection of music (often classical) as an interlude before and after the service. Requirement for this role include being an accomplished pianist/ guitarist, ability to read music and be able to accompany a vocalist. You should have a comfort level to perform in front of others and to interact with patients in a hospital setting.

This role requires a commitment on weekdays ansd saturday (afternoons), and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon approximately one to two shifts per week.

An audition and interview is required. If you would like further details about this role please contact us by-mail including a little information about your musical background and interests.

Location

We are located at 650 Church Street, Toronto. Free parking is available for volunteers.

To Apply
For further information, please contact  the volunteer department at volunteer@torontograce.org, by phone at 416-925-2251 ext. 256. You can also visit our web site at www.torontograce.org for further information on volunteer opportunities.

 

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