Meals Team Member

(Kerr Street Mission, Community Social Services)

Position ID: V-HVC0260 Last Full Update: 25 Aug 2022
Opportunity Details

Would you like to be part of a small team that prepares and serves nutritious lunches to our KSM community?   This role involves food prep, serving and cleanup.   Suitable for volunteers 18+ who have experience cooking and who can provide excellent customer service.



ContactDoris Nearing, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:

o   Under the direction of the Meals Team leader, work alongside a small team of volunteers to prepare the assigned components of the lunchtime meal


o   Serve the meal to the clients (up to 40 people)


o   Greet clients warmly and provide excellent customer service


o   Clean up kitchen once meal is complete, following KSM’s cleaning protocols which include  disinfecting the work counters, disposing of waste/recycling and sweeping floors in the kitchen


o   Follow KSM’s Safe Food Handling policies and procedures by washing hands, wearing gloves if needed and utilizing a hair covering

Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition
Skills/ExperienceCustomer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Requested commitment: one shift per week for minimum 75% of the year 
• Fridays on a weekly basis from 10:00 am -1:30 pm ( 2 positions available)
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours3.5 / Week
Dates and TimesFriday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsOakville 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirementso Must be 18+ 
o Vulnerable Sector Check is required 
o Cooking experience/comfort in the kitchen is a must 
o Ability to take direction and work independently 
o Ability to work well as part of a team 
o Ability to provide excellent customer service 
o Food Handling Certification is an asset
Agency Details
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Organization NameKerr Street Mission, Community Social Services
Office Phone905-845-7485
Address & Map
485 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3C6
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