Edmonton Job Postings
The volunteer will live simply in a shared household with other volunteers where caring relationships can be affirmed and nurtured. It is expected that the volunteer will develop relationships with the other volunteers, be open to giving and receiving counsel, and enthusiastically participate in issues (which include faith, lifestyle, and values) and activities of the local MVS unit and community. While there are differing expectations regarding how one is involved in the local faith community, the volunteer is willing to use his or her gifts and develop a relationship within the expectations of the local faith community.
Develop a relationship with the other volunteers and develop the expected relationship with the local faith community.
MCC Thrift Shop Assistant
to include: operational support for the daily operation of the work area and
retail sections of a thrift shop, coverage for the Manager when he is away, occasional
operation of cash register, recording of approved/scheduled hours on time
sheet, attendance at meetings and events, adherence to all policies and
procedures while showing respect for all and demonstrating good customer
Will exhibit a
commitment to Christian discipleship and non-violent peacemaking, leadership,
team work, time management, accountability skills; must be bondable,
self-motivated, and be willing to communicate the Thrift Store philosophy and
vision. Experience in retail sales,
excellent interpersonal skills are required.
Computer literacy and basic bookkeeping skills - an asset
We are looking
for someone who feels a commitment to and a heart for working with people with
Ensuring the physical,
emotional, spiritual, vocational, recreational, health and safety needs of the
Members with disabilities while maximizing their choices and participation in
the decisions affecting their lives is paramount.
communicate effectively, work well in a team but also independently, maintain
confidentiality, facilitate programs and activities for the developmentally
have Emergency First Aid and Adult CPR certification. Certification in Meds Administration,
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention, Abuse Prevention and Repose Protocol and Safe
Food Handling, as well as Universal Precautions and Infection Control, Body
Mechanics and Lifting, and Positive and Restrictive Procedures, are required so
a willingness to take these courses before beginning the job will be necessary.
Ten Thousand Villages
If you have a
sincere interest in Fair Trade and bring a positive attitude as well as
interest or experience in retail sales/merchandising, you may be the candidate
we are looking for.
communication skill, ability to promote the work of Villages by interacting
with customers and volunteers, as well as helping with educational events is
accept responsibility for opening and closing the store, unpacking stock and
stocking shelves, together with some flexibility to manage the store several
Friday evenings and Saturdays a month are part of the required contributions
you will bring to the job.
security check will need to be completed before your work can begin.
Habitat for Humanity
Here is an opportunity to
put your POSITIVE, UPLIFTING and PATIENT attitude to effective use!
We are looking for a Site
Assistant interested in honing his/her well rounded construction experience and
is ready to display the excellent leadership and communication skills required
of this position.
Your interpersonal skill as
well as your safety consciousness will be very important in supervising a great
variety of volunteers.
construction meetings and monthly staff training days is mandatory.