Alongside the weekly community meals, Oasis Café and Kits Cares Café will be expanding their services and holding a community food market to provide groceries at a low cost. Our goal is to provide a dignifying experience that ensures individuals have a choice over the food they receive and to enhance accessibility to healthy food options. To learn more about either café, please visit www.tenth.ca/oasis and www.tenth.ca/kitscares.
Summary: The Coordinator will assist in the development and facilitation of two community food markets by researching, planning, and executing the logistics of the markets while engaging with volunteers and customers.
Position: 20 hours/week
Working Relationships: Reports to the Director of Local Community Engagement and works closely with the Oasis Café Program Manager, the Kits Cares Café Meal Coordinator, and the Local Ministry Assistant.
The staff coordinator, who will likely have prior experience with both food programming and community engagement, plays a key role in keeping volunteers focused on the goals of the market and how best to achieve them.
PHASE 1: PRE-IMPLEMENTATION:
PHASE 2: MARKET IMPLEMENTATION:
Qualifications and Experience: