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About the Position
Position #: 18122
OrganizationNutrition For Learning
Position: Bulk Bin Program Volunteers
Location: OFFICE: 2-495 Waydom Drive, Ayr, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Ensure that each child attends school well-nourished to enhance their ability to learn.
Description: We require volunteers for our nutrition programs located in public and catholic, elementary and secondary schools throughout Waterloo Region. Bulk bin program volunteers will package bins with an equal number of nutritious food items from three food groups, distribute bins to classrooms or other school locations at a set time, collect bins and take inventory of items consumed, wash bins for next day, assist with putting away weekly food orders ensuring proper food storage, package foods into individual serving sizes and ensure program facilities left clean and tidy. Time commitment is generally 1 to 1 1/2 hours each morning the program is run. Scheduling can be flexible depending upon your availability and the day(s) the program is run. Flexible commitments lengths (Sept-Dec, Jan-April, May-June or you can volunteer for the entire school year).
Requirements: English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Specialized Training
Training Details: Orientation to position and organization provided by program coordinator
Working Conditions: Public and Catholic, elementary and secondary schools
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: The program runs for the duration of the school year (September to June)
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Support volunteers with special needs, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Food/Hospitality
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication, Creative Thinking, Accountability, Adaptability, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.nutritionforlearning.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Erin Sadler
Phone: 519-624-5744 Ext. 224
Address: 2-495 Waydom Dr. Ayr, N0B 1E0


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