Friday Morning Breakfast Cook
Friday Morning Breakfast Cook
Volunteer Types: Food preparation and services
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: August 10, 2022
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Description

Do you enjoy cooking? Have you experienced cooking for large numbers of people?
Centre 507 serves breakfast for upwards of 50 people at a time, 5 days a week. We are currently looking for 1 volunteer on Friday mornings from 8:30am – 10am. The breakfast cook with liaise with support staff and to volunteer servers.
The tasks include:
– Assisting with basic food preparation as per instructions by the Food Services Coordinator or support staff, such as washing, peeling, and cutting vegetables and fruit
– Prepare, heat, and finish simple food items. i.e. eggs, French toast, perhaps a side of fruit, cereal and milk etc.
– Portion, assemble, and wrap food. Setting up for meal service for 9am opening
– Using common appliances, utensils and tools including knives and peelers, a breakfast grill or Kitchen oven/stove.

*Candidates must be 19+ years of age, double vaccinated and able to climb stairs. Some standing and twisting also involved. Community members are served in a socially distanced manner and staff members sanitize areas after each guest. Other considerations: double vaccinated and wear a mask while on-site.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
You will be assisting the Centre 507 to provide meals to its diverse Participants. Our provision of food and refreshments have been identified as essential service by the City of Ottawa. Many volunteers feel a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment and connection to a community. You will engage community members, assist with food security and be working in a team with other staff and volunteers.
How will the organization benefit?
The volunteer will be part of a lively staff and volunteer team. The volunteer reports to the Volunteer coordinator. Our provision of food and refreshments have been identified as essential service by the City of Ottawa. Many volunteers feel a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment and connection to a community. You will engage community members, assist with food security and be working in a team with other staff and volunteers.
Volunteer location:
507 Bank Street (2nd Flooor of Centretown United Church).

Contact

Rob
@Centre 507
613-233-5626
Ext: 221
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 1
Good for people interested in: Food preparation and services
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Women, Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
  • Public transportation available
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