Program Assistant


Position ID: V-HVC0676 Last Full Update: 06 Sep 2018
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! 
Applicants will be considered for Volunteer Engagement at the ActiveChefs programs in schools and community locations across Halton and Peel Region.
ContactAman Jaspal, Founding Executive Director, ActiveChefs; Email:
DutiesActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
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ClientsChildren (ages 5-12 years)
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Education Support (Early Years) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Health Care ; Marketing & Promotions ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth & Activity Camp Support ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Self-Starter ; Enthusiastic ; Working with kids from diverse backgrounds ; Energetic ; Committed ; Punctual .
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Short Term & Long Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
After-School, During-School Hours, Some Evenings & Weekends
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown - Varies by location
LocationPublic & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Locations
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationAbility to travel to program/class location.  
Transportation Provided (where possible).
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsAbility to perform associated physical tasks.
Start DateOn or after 24 Sep 2018
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Organization NameActiveChefs
Office Phone905-827-8830
Address & Map
Oakville, ON