Take-away Breakfast Program Volunteer - COVID Support

(HOPE House)

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Position ID: V-GUE3252 Last Modified: 15 Dec 2021 Last Full Update: 15 Dec 2021
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementProviding poverty alleviation to the Guelph area.
ContactNicole Barrette, they/she, Volunteer & Placement Coordinator, HOPE House Guelph; Phone: 519-265-4299 * 226-501-5253; Email: volunteers@hopehouseguelph.ca
Duties- Follow COVID safety protocols (must wear PPE, wash hands, sanitize frequently, clean surfaces, etc.) 
- Prepare approx 50 take- away breakfasts based on written instructions left by Chef (may include basic cooking) 
- Maintain Food Safety 
- Package breakfasts 
- Set table up outside to serve packaged brown paper bag breakfasts 
- Keep track of numbers of breakfasts made & served 
- Serve breakfast with a smile! *You will be outside 10-11 am serving - dress appropriately! 
- Clean up at end of service 
- Prep for the next day 
- Assist Chef as needed
Sustainable Development GoalsNo Poverty ; Zero Hunger ; Good Health and Well-Being ; Reduced Inequality ; Sustainable Cities and Communities ; Partnerships to achieve the Goal
More Info Linkhttps://hopehouseguelph.com/programming/community-breakfast/
Benefits- Experience working with diverse populations 
- Monthly access to Volunteer shop at the Food Market 
- Monthly access to Volunteer shop at the Clothing Market 
- Training and education opportunities 
- Community building 
- Possible employment reference 
- Experience with the Food Industry / Food Security
ClientsVulnerable populations; disabled, mental health, new Canadians, addiction, homeless, etc.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Pandemic / Coronavirus / COVID-19 Support ; Poverty & Homelessness ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality - Who we serve at HOPE House is confidential ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Translation & Languages - Not required but a huge asset. ; Food prep & service, food safety  
Parking can be found at the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate 
HOPE House has many stairs (elevator available)
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event - Please contact us to arrange your group as guest Volunteers ; Short Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group - Work in pairs to serve group of approx. 55
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (9:00 - 12:30 pm) 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon (9:00 - 12:30 pm) 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (9:00 - 12:30 pm) 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon (9:00 - 12:30 pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible - The building is fully accessible, however there is no accessible parking. ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Location10 Cork St. East. Accessibility entrance 7 Church Lane. Downtown Guelph.
Number of PositionsGuelph 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going - Development Workshops also provided
TransportationNear public transit
CostThere is never a cost to Volunteer at HOPE House Guelph.
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsA positive Police Record Check result does not automatically disqualify you from Volunteering at HOPE House. Proof of covid vaccination required.
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/HOPEHouseguelph/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/hopehouseguelph
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/HOPEHouseGuelph
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCCbZ1pUVicHiN1CIH6dOCNg
Start DateOn or after 15 Dec 2021
Agency Details
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Organization NameHOPE House
Office Phone519-265-4299
Address & Map
10 Cork St E
Guelph, ON N1H 2W8
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Mailing AddressPO Box 1869 
Guelph, ON N1H 7A1