Lighthouse Guild is the leading not-for-profit vision + healthcare organization with a longstanding heritage of serving the needs of people who are blind or visually impaired, as well as those with multiple disabilities or chronic medical conditions. We help people of all ages who are at risk for, or are experiencing, vision loss. We provide services, research and education, and advocate to help people with low vision and blindness.
The Adult Day Health Care Program (GuildCare) provides healthcare and recreation for multicultural seniors with vision loss, multiple developmental disabilities and chronic medical conditions. The yoga Instructor will lead seniors in a group environment through prearranged exercises designed to enhance overall fitness, strength and endurance while ensuring that the safety of the clients is not compromised.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direction of the program director or designee the Yoga Instructor will:
DETAILS OF SERVICE OPPORTUNITY: This is an ongoing opportunity that begins upon approval by staff members. Candidates must be available Monday-Saturday from 9:00am-3:00pm, at least but not limited to one hour per week, plus any time required for planning and preparation. A health form and proof of immunizations must be completed by physician. All candidates must be tested for TB prior to volunteering. The attire during this position is casual.
To express your interest in this opportunity, submit a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the days and hours you are available to serve. Also please provide us with a telephone number for follw up! Direct all questions to The Volunteer Resources Department at (646) 874-8688.