Senior Supper Club

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Position description: 

Every third Thursday of the month the Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House (MPNH) hosts the Seniors Supper Club! At this event, volunteers have an opportunity to prepare and serve a delicious meal to seniors in the Mount Pleasant community. This is a fantastic opportunity to meet, greet and eat with senior neighbours and keep them actively engaged in the community.

Deliverables/Duties: 

Roles are flexible and include
-Set up dining room (3pm-5pm)
- Prepare, plate and serve food (5pm-7pm)
-Clear plates and dishes (5pm-7pm)

Qualifications: 

New volunteers at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House are required:

To submit a volunteer application, including two non-family references
To complete a criminal record check
To complete MPNH's orientation

To volunteer with our food programs, volunteers should be:

Friendly, caring, empathic and welcoming towards all other volunteers, staff, and guests from a diverse range of ages and cultural backgrounds
Knowledgable in safe food handling practices, clean and orderly, able to operate safely and cooperatively in a kitchen with others
Able to lift and carry plates, pots and pans, tables and chairs, etc

Passion for food and the social community! Commitment to being there 1x per month

Role is suitable for: 
13 - 18
Student
Adult
Senior
English as a second language (ESL)
Additional Information: 

Excellent work experience
Volunteer appreciation event
Reference letter will be provided after 25 recorded volunteer hours
Opportunity to learn about foods, nutrition Criminal Record Check
2 references

How to apply: 
http://mpnh.org/join-us/volunteer-with-us/
Contact person: 
Elizabeth McIllfaterick
Contact phone: 
604-879-8208
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Health, Social Services
Seniors
Volunteerism
Mission:
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
3
Position start/end date:
22 May 2019
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Evening
Work location:
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
800 East Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5T 1Y1