Breakfast Shift Volunteer

(The Guesthouse Shelter, The Guesthouse Shelter and Community Hub)

Position ID: V-MID0359 Last Modified: 27 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 27 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactShelly Dutton, Community Engagment Coordinator, The Guesthouse Shelter and Community Hub; Phone: 705-528-1096 ext 204; Email:
DutiesBreakfast shift duties include preparing healthy breakfasts. Serving and cleaning up after meal. Socializing with guests, staff and other volunteers.
BenefitsOur volunteers say they love how grateful the guests are. Whether it's food, shelter or clothing. There is always at least one person if not all saying how much they appreciate the efforts of our volunteers. Everyone benefits!
ClientsResidents or visitors to the community who are homeless or simply in urgent need.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Friend / Penpal ; Program Coordination / Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Friendly attitude, good communication skills, dependable and respectful of confidentiality. Good listening skills and non-judgmental. Strong belief in the rights of every human being entitled to a safe and healthy life.
Commitment LengthVolunteer as little as 2 hours a month, once a month, or if you choose, you can volunteer once or twice a week. What works for you, works for us.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2.25 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning 
Tuesday: Morning 
Wednesday: Morning 
Thursday: Morning 
Friday: Morning 
Saturday: Morning 
Sunday: Morning 
Mon-Sun 6:00am to 8:00am
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Accessible
Number of PositionsMidland: 14 individual(s) 
14 individual(s) needed in total. 
2 volunteers needed per shift, volunteer are welcome from all areas of Simcoe North
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Shelter Operations Manual is required reading.
Police CheckRequired
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 05 Nov 2018
Agency Details
Organization NameThe Guesthouse Shelter, The Guesthouse Shelter and Community Hub
Office PhoneShelter Line: 705-527-4111  
Office: 705-528-1096
Address & Map
522 Elizabeth St
Midland, ON L4R 1A2
Mailing Address522 Elizabeth St, 2nd floor 
Midland, ON L4R 2A1