Community Meal Program Kitchen Helper - MIND Program

Apr 23, 2021
Scarborough (The Golden Mile / Clairlea / Oakridge / Birchmount Park East), Ontario

The MIND program aims to foster a sense of meaning and belonging through programs that improve the health and well-being of residents at 682 Warden Avenue and 40 Firvalley Court in Toronto, many of whom are living with poverty, isolation, mental illness and addictions.

We are seeking a summer student to assist with preparing and serving meals in our community meal program.


Dates: May 10-Aug 31, 2021 (exact start and end date may change)
Hours: 36hrs/week (Mon-Sat, 8am-2pm)
Rate: $16/hr
Location: 682 Warden Avenue and 40 Firvalley Court (Scarborough)


  • Primary responsibility for preparing simple breakfasts to order
  • Serving meals and snacks and collecting payment
  • Assisting with preparations for afternoon meals
  • Building relationships with tenants
  • Cleaning and sanitizing kitchen and serving areas
  • Assisting with grocery shopping
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


  • Interest in serving this community
  • Between the ages of 15 and 30
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Fluent in English
  • Able to train for a Safe Food Handler Certificate
  • Able to pass police reference check for vulnerable sector workers
  • Able to carry heavy pots and grocery orders
  • Willingness to learn

To apply: Please send your resume and a brief cover letter by email to by Friday April 23, 2021.

For more information about the MIND Program, please visit:

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