St Luke's Table - Kitchen Helper
Volunteer Types: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Health Care, Mental Health, Others, Skilled Trades
Organization types: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Community and Social Services, Disabilities, LGBTQIA2+, Poverty/Social Justice, Women
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: October 31, 2022
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Description

Mission statement
We provide safe spaces that connect people and create community. We offer programs that address basic human needs and foster dignity, wellness and hope for all.
Our vision
An inclusive community where no one is marginalized, and everyone is valued and supported.
“We serve a community with complex needs. All Programs are designed with inclusivity in mind”

SLT – Kitchen Helper
Availability:
St Luke’s Table – half day sessions 9 -12:30 PM or 12:30 – 4 PM weekly.
Criteria:
• Fluent in English – bilingualism an asset.
• Comfortable working with little supervision
• Personable, friendly, and outgoing
• Able to lift to 30lbs, comfortable with lifting, bending and stairs
• Current Police background check for the vulnerable sector
• Proof of Covid vaccinations
Duties:
• Assisting the Food Services Coordinator as needed with meal prep, comfortable with handling and chopping food, serving/plating meals
• May include help with unloading the van and receiving deliveries
• Organizing food from Foodbank and Whole Foods
• Keeping the tables and coffee station clean, tidy, and replenished
• May include dishwashing – industrial dishwasher
• Volunteers will sign in and out after each session to capture volunteer hours

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Doing good for others and the community helps to create a natural sense of accomplishment. And working as a volunteer can also give you a sense of pride and identity, helping to boost your self-confidence further by taking you out of your natural comfort zone and environment.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers are vital to The Community Day Programs day-to-day operations. As a non-profit organization, we cannot provide the support we do without the commitment of our community volunteers.
Volunteer location:
760 Somerset St. W, Ottawa, ON. K1R 6P9

Contact

Kimberly Latka
@Ottawa Anglican Day Programs
613-235-4351
Ext: 225
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 4
Good for people interested in: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Health Care, Mental Health, Others, Skilled Trades
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, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Vulnerable sector check required
  • Suitable for community service hours
  • Public transportation available
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