Dining Room Meal Host

Organization Details
Organization Name: Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg
Address: 280 Balderstone Road
West St. Paul MB
Organizational Description: The Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg is a 197 bed Long Term Care Facility. It is located in the Northwest area of Winnipeg on the south side of Balderstone and on the west side of the Red River at 280 Balderstone Road In West St. Paul.

We believe that all residents of the Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg deserve respect, high quality care and service, open communication, privacy and much more.

We believe that Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg is each Resident's Home and will be a community of belonging and hope, built on caring and nurturing relationships.

The Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg is committed to coordinate and deliver safe and caring services that promote health and well-being.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Purpose: to enhance the mealtime experience for the residents of Middlechurch Home.
Duties include:
- reading and following the dining room seating plan
- transporting residents to and from the dining room
- handling standard diet food trays
- reading menus and/or meal tickets to the residents
- applying clothing protectors to residents
- assisting residents with hand hygiene prior to meals
- opening packages and cutting up foods for residents
- applying condiments to foods for residents
- placing soiled clothing protectors in soiled linen bin
- placing soiled trays on soiled meal rack.
Skills Required: - physically able to perform tasks which includes pushing wheelchairs
- manual dexterity to open packages and handle meal trays
- ability to follow directions and pay attention to details
- ability to understand, give direction and express oneself in English in a clear, concise manner
- organizational skills
- conscientious , reliable
- ability and comfortable approaching people in a friendly, supportive manner
- sensitive to diverse cultures and socio economic backgrounds
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Customer Service Skills, Interpersonal Skills
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Minimum commitment is two shifts per week for a three month period. Shifts are daily from 8:30 am- 10:00 am, 11:30 am-1:00 pm, and 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Interlake
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Evaluation
How to Apply: Email: jfernandes2@middlechurchhome.mb.ca
In Person
Closing Date: Sep 30, 2019
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