Language Expert Volunteer (Translator)

(Food for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution)

Position ID: V-HVC0147 Last Full Update: 19 Sep 2022
Opportunity Details
ContactShazia Wall, Neighbour Navigator, Food for Life; Phone: 905-635-1106 ext 225; Email: volunteer@foodforlife.ca
Duties

Looking for community-minded individuals looking to further support those looking for food support who do not speak English. Giving people direction on where and how to access food.
Most volunteer work will be done virtually, over the phone, with the possibility of in-person should the current 

Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit HoursNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples
Areas of InterestCommunity Outreach ; Customer / Sales Services ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Newcomer Assistance ; Telephone Communication ; Translation / Languages / Interpretation ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Translation & Languages
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours1 / Month
SeasonsYear Round
Number of PositionsBurlington: 12 individual(s) 
 
12 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided
Start DateOn or after 19 Sep 2022
Agency Details
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Organization NameFood for Life Canada, Food Collection and Distribution
Office Phone905-635-1106
E-Mailinfo@foodforlife.ca
Websitewww.foodforlife.ca
Address & Map
2258 Mountainside Dr
Burlington, ON L7P 1B7
 
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