Community Support Volunteer

(ActiveChefs)

Position ID: V-HVC0502 Last Full Update: 15 Sep 2017
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteers who donate their time, effort & expertise are the foundation and a valuable asset of our charitable organization. At ActiveChefs we offer supportive & exciting opportunities for volunteers and appreciate their incredible contributions in helping us make a difference in the lives of children and in our community!
ContactAman Jaspal, Founding Executive Director, ActiveChefs; Email: aman@activechefs.ca
DutiesIf you'd like to become actively involved in making a positive contribution in your community, we have various volunteer positions available with ActiveChefs - a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) serving school-age children in various elementary schools & community neighbourhoods covering Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga and Brampton. 
 
Based on your background, expertise & special interest, you could help with various organizational initiatives such as marketing, communication, social media, event management & coordination, youth & community engagement, fundraising, donations, program support, administrative support, coaching, recreation, program activities, teaching assistance, education support, general assistance, transportation, food prep, kitchen work, meal preparation, usher, server, games, sports etc.
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Audio / Visual Production ; Child & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Donations - Children's Toys ; Donations - Craft Supplies ; Donations - Food, Fresh Items ; Donations - Food, Non-Perishable Items ; Donations - Gift Cards, Recreation ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Event Coordination & Support ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Graphic Design ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Guide / Greeter ; Journalism ; Life Skills Support ; Marketing & Promotions ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Nature / Environment ; Photography ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Social Media ; Writing / Editing ; Youth & Activity Camp Support ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesOption to work on-site & off-site
SeasonsYear Round
LocationHalton
Number of PositionsActon: 1 individual(s) ; Burlington: 2 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 1 individual(s) ; Milton: 2 individual(s) ; Oakville: 2 individual(s) 
 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit ; Driver License required ; Chauffeur License required ; Car required
Police CheckRequired
Start DateOn or after 15 Sep 2017
Agency Details
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Organization NameActiveChefs
Office Phone905-827-8830
E-Mailinfo@activechefs.ca
Websitewww.activechefs.ca