Current Volunteer Food Services Opportunities
If you enjoy interacting with the public and want to be active, consider joining our Food Services Volunteer Team. Our Café is open for breakfast from 9:00 am to 11:30 am and for lunch from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm weekdays, with the exception of Friday, when it closes at 1:00 pm. A variety of items are available as well as take-out service. Volunteers can select one shift per week or more.
Food Prep and Cashier – Monday to Friday (9:00 am – 11:30 am)
Volunteers will prepare and serve breakfast items; handle the cash and keep the area tidy and clean. Must be able to stand for long periods of time; handle pressure and enjoy serving the public. Previous experience in light food prep and working a cash register is an asset.
Food Server – Monday to Thursday (11:30 am – 2:00 pm) and Friday (11:00 am – 1:00 pm)
Volunteers will serve hot food items and prepare items for take-out. Must be able to stand for long periods of time; handle large serving utensils; work over hot, serving trays; and able to handle multiple requests. May also provide back-up for the cash.
Café Assistant – Monday to Thursday (11:00 am – 2:00 pm) and Friday (11:00 am – 1:00 pm)
Assistance is needed in keeping the Café clean and tidy. Volunteers are responsible for clearing the tables; keeping the tables clean; carrying trays for customers who require assistance; and interacting with our members and visitors. Must be mobile; able to stand for short periods of time; able to carry at least 5 lbs; friendly, outgoing and show initiative.
Meals on Wheels Drivers
This program provides seniors with a nutritious meal and a security check. Routes are available weekdays between 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Volunteers are needed to can provide back-up support when one of our regular volunteers is unavailable.
Chiropody Clinic – Volunteer Callers
Volunteers are needed to call members to remind them of their chiropody appointment. Calls are made on a weekly basis and can be done at home or in the office. Good verbal communication skills in both English and Russian are an asset.