Position Subname: 
(Bargaining unit position – CUPE Local 3808)


  • Set-up physical premises for each event
  • Grocery shop, reheat meals, serve food and clean up as required
  • Handle food safely
  • Arrange for client education information and entertainment sessions
  • Provide support to clients and engage them in activities
  • Train and supervise volunteers
  • Collect any applicable fees and reconcile expenses
  • Collect and report on program statistics
  • Conduct client satisfaction surveys and focus groups for program evaluation
  • Promote the agency and its programs in the community
  • Carry out other duties as assigned


  • Food and nutrition certificate/diploma or dietary aide course and/or Gerontology/Activation Coordination Certificate
  • Food Handling Certificate considered an asset
  • Work experience in food industry and with seniors preferred
  • Possess outgoing personality, solid communication skills and strong customer service skills
  • Possess effective written and verbal skills
  • Present a neat, clean appearance and demonstrate a positive, cheerful attitude
  • Ability to work with a diverse client population, community organizations as well as staff at all levels
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Enjoys working with seniors and able to contribute to the quality life of seniors and adults with disabilities by promoting their independence, dignity, social, emotional and physical well being
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Clear Police Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening

HOURS OF WORK:    20-25 Hours per week

LOCATION:  Various locations within the Central West LHIN.  (Etobicoke, Brampton, Malton and Woodbridge areas)

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 6 Month Contract 

Reports to: 
Supervisor, Client Services
Rate of Pay: 

$18.44 Per Hour






CANES Community Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

CANES Community Care will make every effort to accommodate any needs of candidates under the Human Rights Code and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please inform us if you require any accommodation through the hiring process