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Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • Resume
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit
COVID-19 Support

Dress for Success Boutique Stylist

1771 Cooper Road, Kelowna, BC, V4T 2M8 [map]
4 hours / weekly
ongoing
- Check the boutique for the stock, based on the client information begin to find suggested outfits
- Ensure dressing rooms are clean & clear of clothes/accessories 
- Ensure Mirrors are clean 
- Maintain tidy areas at all times 
- Greet the client by name, introduce yourself & what your role is
- Create an engaging conversation – the goal is to make the client feel at home!
- Find suitable accessories as available or suggest additional resources as appropriate 
- Check the referral appointments, familiarize the information such as name, interview/employment information and any additional background
- Ensure that clients receive professional clothing and a significant confidence boost.
- Work with the clothing committee on replenishment of stock, organization of clothing 
- Assist in initiatives to increase the number of women receiving services.
- Complete all appropriate paperwork 
- Confirm date of client Interview, schedule a follow up call 
- Maintain a connection with the client after the 1st appointment to book them back in for a 2nd appointment.
Additional Details & Skills Required
On the job training is provided to learn how to facilitate the appointment. In addition, all volunteers have access to the online training skills development program
Certification or Education Required
Qualifications:
•	Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, and Social Media
•	Experience in working with diverse groups of people 
•	Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
•	Must enjoy working with people and have a friendly demeanor
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Make a difference in someone's life by assisting them in getting prepared for a job interview or support while they work.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • Resume
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth
  • Accessible by public transit