Cooking/Baking Coach

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Position description: 

To assist an adult living with a disability once a week, to bake or prepare meals independently. Proper nutrition, cooking techniques and safe food practices are a vital part of this role. (Professional training is not required). Monday evenings 6:00 - 8:00pm are preferred.


Ability to plan a meal and prepare it in a residential kitchen while providing instruction. Experience working with individuals with disabilities would be an asset but is not required. Collaberate with Recreation Coordinator to make sure ingreedients are available and must be able to communicate effectively in English.

Role is suitable for: 
Additional Information: 

Training will be provided by staff. (Occupational therapist and recreation.)
This will assist the individual to reach their goal of living more independently. Share your cooking skills and creativity with others, the rewards are endless. Coffee / Tea; Meal

How to apply: 
Contact person: 
Mary Dwulit
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
The False Creek Residences provides housing, individualized lifestyle planning and personal assistance for adults with disabilities. The Society values the importance of: - Supporting tenants' personal growth and autonomy - Creating opportunities for tenants to be active contributing participants in the community - recognizing tenants' rights and responsibilities - providing a safe, appropriate and accessible environment for tenants, staff and volunteers - encouraging the creative contributions of its tenants, staff and volunteers
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
Position start/end date:
31 Jan 2019 to 30 Apr 2019
Time Committment:
2 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
1167 Forge Walk
Vancouver, BC V6H 3R1