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About the Position
Position: 1031 - Drivers - * We are accepting applications during COVID 19 *
Organization: Knights Table
Position Address: 287 Glidden Road, Unit 4, Brampton, ON L6W 1H9 (Kennedy & Glidden)
Location: Brampton
Accessibility: Unknown
Ideal for: Individual, Group
Description
> Tasks include picking up/distributing food donations from local partners (sponsors/donors)
> This 'role', as with all volunteering at the Knights Table, will strictly adhere to COVID-19 physical distancing restrictions, masks/gloves, non-touch pkup/delivery and associated protocols
> If you use/borrow a vehicle for this 'role', mileage will be paid

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Knights Table!

To Apply:
1. Click on the yellow box 'Apply Now!' (above/below) to submit your name and contact information to us, confidentially
2. Follow through by:
> Scheduling an interview by telephoning the Knights Table: 905-454-8725
> For your interview at the Knights Table facility (see 'Map', below), be sure to bring along a completed VOLUNTEER APPLICATION your most recent resume, and 3 references. When you click on 'Apply Now!', you will have immediate access to the forms required for the interview

Goal
For over 27 years, Knights Table has served the needs of people dealing with issues of poverty and homelessness in Peel region. Driven by client needs, Knights Table is supported by a staff of 10 along with over 3,200 volunteers who are committed to assisting people who come through our doors. The staff and volunteers assist the clients regardless of colour, culture, religion, economic status, gender, sexual orientation, or social condition. We are supported by various levels of government, businesses, charitable foundations, groups, churches and individuals. Their assistance makes it possible for our doors to remain open 365 days a year to serve over 79,000 meals annually.

Volunteer 'Drivers' make food donations/distribution for our core meal programs possible! Learn more about the Knight's Table (go to 'Social Media', below)!

Benefits
+ Take on a key role in a high-profile community service organization
+ Use/enhance your organizational and people skills
+ Excellent opportunity to 'network' with like-minded volunteers, staff, and Knights Table stakeholders
+ As you volunteer, develop an understanding of the needs of the disadvantaged and less fortunate in your community
+ Personal satisfaction that your volunteering will make a direct impact upon the health and well being of residents in your community
+ Gas costs can be reimbursed

Position Qualifications
● Required daily, on different shifts
● Must possess a valid full Class 'G' driver's licence, provide a clean drivers abstract
● Own vehicle preferred, proof of compulsory insurance
● Friendly, engaging with our partners (supporters/donors)
● Some lifting involved, depending upon pickup
● Punctuality/reliability is a MUST
Min Age: 19    Police Check: No

Time Commitment
Duration:Short Term (3 months or less)
Monday Morning, Monday Afternoon, Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning, Thursday Afternoon, Friday Morning, Friday Afternoon, Saturday Morning, Saturday Afternoon, Sunday Morning, Sunday Afternoon
A minimum 3 month commitment is required for this role.

MONDAY thru SUNDAY > Mornings (7:30am to 10:30am and some afternoons , with specific scheduling TBA)

Training
1. Orientation about the Knights Table
2. Training specific to the volunteering 'role', ongoing support

Area(s) of Interest: Customer Service, Food Services, Senior Support, Transportation
How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.knightstable.org
https://www.facebook.com/knightstable/
https://twitter.com/Knights_Table
https://youtu.be/_pBa3PfTHaI


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