Student Nutrition Program Coordinator/Helpers/Grocery Shoppers/Administrators

(Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington, Guelph - Waterloo Ave, Food & Friends Student Nutrition Program)

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Position ID: V-GUE2868 Last Modified: 24 Sep 2018 Last Full Update: 24 Sep 2018
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementBringing Healthy Food to Hungry Minds
ContactBrenda Walsh, Administrative & Outreach Support Coordinator, The Children's Foundation of Guelph & Wellington; Phone: (519) 826-9551 ext 21; Email:
DutiesCoordinators: are involved in running the program and they perform tasks such as ordering the food.  
Helpers: are involved with food prep, menu planning, program attendance, serving and clean up. 
Grocery shoppers: compile lists depending on the planned menu, buy and store the food appropriately and ensure that all receipts go to the Administrators. 
Administrators: are involved with the program paper work, they track receipts and do budgeting and fundraising. 
Management of volunteers: recruitment, training, scheduling and recognition
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BenefitsWorking with children, supporting a school in your own community, a scene of well being, opportunity to learn new recipes and all the other benefits that come along with any volunteer opportunity
ClientsLocal kids in local schools
Ages16 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestChild & Family Services ; Community Outreach ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Poverty & Homelessness
Skills/ExperiencePlanning & Organizing
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
All schools will have different needs and time requirements
SeasonsSpring ; Fall ; Winter
AccessibilityUnknown ; Willow Road, Westwood, St. Joseph – Fergus, Alma, Salem, John Black, Victoria Terrace, Norwell District High School Minto-Clifford, St. John – Arthur, Wellington Heights Secondary School, Brant Avenue, Mitchell Woods, John Galt, St. John – Guelph, Our Lady of Lourdes, Ken Danby, College Heights Secondary School, John F Ross Collegiate Vocational Institute, Priory Park, Waverley
LocationMany locations available including those listed above.
Number of PositionsArthur ; Drayton ; Elora ; Erin ; Fergus ; Guelph ; Minto ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston ; Rockwood 
120 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationSome schools will be near public transit, others will not.
Application Deadline30 Sep 2018
Police CheckRequired
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Start DateOn or after 24 Sep 2018
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Organization NameChildren's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington, Guelph - Waterloo Ave, Food & Friends Student Nutrition Program
Address & Map
87 Waterloo Ave
Guelph, ON N1H 3H6
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Mailing Addressc/o Anita Macfarlane