Dress for Success Central Alberta
Position / Placement: Personal Suitors and On Call Personal Suitors
Positions Description & Tasks:
The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Dress for Success Central Alberta is seeking enthusiastic fashion conscious women who are also emphatic, compassionate and open minded for the following volunteer positions:
Personal Suitors: After attending a volunteer orientation and working with an experienced suitor, you will be able to touch women's lives one on one. We want our clients to feel their best while job searching and going through the interview process. Our clients are referred to us from over 20 referral agencies in Central Alberta. Working in teams of two our suitors guide our client through the process of choosing an appropriate outfit for their job search/interview. Suitors also provide guidance and support for the upcoming interview. Once clients have successfully obtained employment we encourage them to return to our boutique for a week’s worth of appropriate work attire. Personal suitors should be compassionate, empathic and adaptable as we work with women coming from varying backgrounds. Suitors should also be open minded and fashion conscious.
On Call Suitors: Same description as above but available to do a suiting out of boutique hours. For example: Weekday evenings and Saturday mornings.
Qualification and/or Skills Required:
- Open Minded
- Fashion Conscious
Being able to touch the lives of other women is something indescribable. It will definitely touch your heart.
Organization: Dress for Success Central Alberta
Contact Person: Pam Bolton
Phone Number: (403) 597-9940