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Join the RVG Team

RVG Careers

Our team members are passionate about providing services to enhance our residents' quality of life. We aim to hire the best people and provide the best training, education and support to our team.

To start your career at Riverview Gardens - visit to learn more and apply!


Our volunteer team consists of many dedicated and talented individuals of various ages, personalities and interests.

As a member of our volunteer team, you will experience a rewarding environment.

Your support will help residents maintain an active, independent quality of life by enhancing and complementing the services provided by the staff at Riverview Gardens.

Areas of volunteer service may include:

  • Recreational Activities (ex: arts and crafts, Bingo)
  • Meal Assistant
  • Hair Salon Assistant 
  • Musical Entertainment
  • Special Events
  • Bartender ( requires Smart Serve Certificate)
  • One to One Visiting
  • Virtual Connections (ex: iPad - Facetime with residents and their families)
  • Outdoor Walks
  • End of Life Support
  • Spiritual/Religious Services

All volunteers are provided with orientation, training, staff support, program choices and flexibility in scheduling.

We operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. There are opportunities to fit every schedule – days, evenings and weekends. We ask volunteers to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per month or once a week, pending your volunteer role.

Volunteer Application Process

The process to become a volunteer with Riverview Gardens Long-Term Care includes:

  • Completed application (Under 18, please include a parent/guardian waiver and a Volunteer Reference)
  • Vulnerable Sector Police Check
  • Two (2) step TB (Tuberculosis) test
  • Orientation Session

Download the Volunteer Application Form

For more information about volunteering, contact our Volunteer Services Assistant at 519-352-4823 x 6104.

Student Placements

We welcome students to Riverview Gardens. Secondary school students have opportunities to learn about the various areas of long-term care. We are proud to enhance secondary school student learning opportunities by catering to individual learning goals and skill development.

We welcome inter-professional practice students from a wide range of programs such as nursing, personal support work, social work, recreation, business, dietary and recreation therapy. Community connections with accredited universities and colleges are important to us.  Students interested should have the placement coordinator from their school contact Riverview Gardens to request a placement opportunity.

For more information about student placements, contact our Volunteer Supervisor at 519-352-4823 x 6123.