Program Assistant

(Active Chefs)

Position ID: V-HVC0676 Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteers who donate their time, effort & expertise are the foundation and a valuable asset of our charitable organization. At ActiveChefs we offer supportive & exciting opportunities for volunteers and appreciate their incredible contributions in helping us make a difference in the lives of children and in our community! 
Applicants will be considered for Volunteer Engagement at the ActiveChefs programs in schools and community locations across Halton and Peel Region.
ContactKapil Jaspal, Active Chefs; Email:
DutiesActiveChefs is a not-for-profit charitable organization (Canadian registered charity) dedicated to promoting health and well-being of children. You will assist ActiveChefs Staff and Instructors with programs and activities (during-school and after-school) for elementary school children (ages 5-12 years) in Halton and Peel Region (Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Acton, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon).
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ClientsChildren (ages 5-12 years)
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Education Support (Early Years) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Health Care ; Marketing & Promotions ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Program Coordination / Support ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth & Activity Camp Support ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Self-Starter ; Enthusiastic ; Working with kids from diverse backgrounds ; Energetic ; Committed ; Punctual .
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon 
Tuesday: Afternoon 
Wednesday: Afternoon 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Afternoon, Evening 
Most volunteer opportunities are available during weekdays from 2:30pm-5:30pm and some evenings from 5:30pm-8:30pm.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityUnknown - Varies by location
LocationPublic & Catholic Schools in Halton & Peel and other Community Partner Locations
Number of PositionsActon ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationCar required ; Ability to travel to program/class location.  
Transportation provided (where possible).
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsAbility to perform associated physical tasks.
Start DateOn or after 07 Oct 2019
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Organization NameActive Chefs
Office Phone416-613-1580
Address & Map
Oakville, ON
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