Healthy Baby / Heritage Victoria

Organization Details
Organization Name: Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) Community Health & Corporate Programs
Address: Winnipeg MB  R3A 1R9
Website: https://wrha.mb.ca/volunteer-services/
Organizational Description: The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority's (WRHA) Community Health and Corporate Services Volunteer Program provides meaningful public engagement, develops effective partnerships, mobilizes appropriate volunteer and community resources, supports a positive working environment and enhances the WRHA's capacity to support and deliver quality services.

Volunteers are placed in the community, supporting a variety of programs within Public Health, Primary Care and Corporate.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5179
   
Description of Duties:

Anticipated Start Date ASAP, please note availability requirements



  • Organize kitchen for snack/meal preparation (before start of group) by reviewing recipe, preparing ingredients and equipment and starting food preparation;

  • Assist with clean up, dishwashing, and putting away supplies;

  • Assist dietitian with nutrition topics/activities as required

  • Assist with other duties as necessary.


**Volunteer opportunity open until filled

   
Skills Required:

  • Student in the Human Nutritional Sciences program is preferred

  • Basic cooking skills needed

  • Knowledge of food safety

  • Group facilitation skills (experience an asset)

  • Comfortable with approaching people in a friendly, supportive, non-judgmental manner

  • Physically able to perform tasks

  • Ability to understand, give direction and express oneself in English in a clear, concise manner

  • Organizational skills

  • Mature, Conscientious, Reliable

  • Must respect the policies of WRHA including dress code and confidentiality

  • Attend training as required

  • Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check (Recruited Volunteers will be provided forms to complete these Checks)

   
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
   
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Daytime

Length of Commitment: To provide consistency for group participants and staff, a minimum commitment of six months is desired.


Shifts: 1 shift weekly, Thursdays 1:00 to 3:45 PM

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
- St. James-Assiniboia
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Bus tickets
Evaluation
Supervision
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: www.volgistics.com/od/56118/assignment/218/profile
Closing Date: Jul 31, 2024