Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your attentiveness to our cause! Our staff are fundamental to our ministry, and play an integral role in leading the homeless to wholeness.

weekend kitchen assistant

emergency shelter

Weekend Kitchen Assistant

Saturday’s, Sunday’s & Monday’s

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

About Kelowna’s Gospel Mission

Demonstrating the love of Christ, Kelowna’s Gospel Mission feeds the hungry, shelters the homeless and helps the hurting.  We provide assistance to all.  We minister to the whole person, spirit, soul and body by sharing Jesus with a servant’s heart. We are all about leading people into wholeness through a faith-based continuum of care.

Providing meals is an essential ministry at Kelowna’s Gospel Mission as we seek to provide a safe, healthy and attractive environment for both our guests and staff. The hours of this position is 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Saturday’s, Sunday’s and Monday’s plus holiday and sick relief and occasional events.

Job Summary

The primary purpose of this job position is to assist the Cooking Coordinators in food preparation for KGM and to interact with and direct community volunteers.  The weekend Kitchen Assistant will work with the Cooking Coordinators to ensure the kitchen service is an inviting and safe environment for staff, volunteers, and clients. The Weekend Kitchen Assistant must also be willing to do kitchen-related tasks such as cleaning and organizing.  

Skill Set

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

  • A hard worker with proven experience working with teams and volunteers
  • Efficient cook with excellent delegating skills.
  • A Cheerful and welcoming disposition
  • Physically able to lift and move heavy objects.
  • Knowledge of issues surrounding homelessness.
  • Basic skills with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Preference will be given to those with knowledge of cooking in large portions.
  • Food safe
  • Valid Drivers Licence

The applicant must be in support of the Mission, Vision, and Values of Kelowna’s Gospel Mission (www.kelownagospelmission.ca).

How to Apply

Come join a great organization! We welcome your cover letter and résumé at brian@kelownagospelmission.ca.

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