Expressive Arts Food Sustainability Assistant

Expressive Arts Food Sustainability Assistant
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
North York Women's Shelter
  • Community Outreach
  • Gardening / Outdoor Service
  • Social Work
Short term (Less than 6 months)
  • Ontario - Toronto

Expressive Arts Food Sustainability Assistant


About the Program

The NYWS Expressive Arts program is designed to stimulate participant’s senses through guided and improvisational activities exploring artistic and healing modalities.

Volunteer Impact

Volunteers play an important role in the agency. Their individual and collective efforts add value to the agency and have a positive impact on the people that we serve.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Food Sustainability Assistant will take a hands-on approach to supporting the Expressive Arts Program by participating in the landscaping and maintenance of the garden project. There is also the possibility to assist in the documentation of the project’s progress.
Skills & Qualifications

  • Experience working in VAW sector (if not, please indicate why the interest)
  • Works with and from a trauma-informed and anti-oppression lens
  • Creative
  • Hands on
  • Takes direction well
  • Likes working outdoors
  • Responsible, reliable and punctual
  • Comfortable working with busy environment
  • Friendly, patient, non-judgemental and supportive
  • CPR  plus

Police Reference Check is required.

June 6 - July 26, 2019 
Thursdays  9:30 am - 1 pm

To fill out an application, click HERE

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