Reports To: Head Cook (Burdock House)
Term: Temporary Part-Time (up to and including March 31, 2020)
Hours: 16 hours per week (Schedule to be pre-determined)
Casual/On-Call as needed
Wage Range: $15.00 to $17.00 commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Permanent Full-Time employees are eligible for full health benefits (minimum 30 hours per week). Part-Time employees (under 30 hours per week) are not eligible for health benefits. These hours can be fulfilled through a variety of permanent positions.
Vacation: Permanent Full-Time employees are eligible for three weeks paid vacation in the first year and they may be taken after a successful probationary period. In the second year, this entitlement increases to four weeks. In the fifth year, the entitlement increases to five weeks. Each year after five years the entitlement is five weeks plus one day for every subsequent year to a maximum of six weeks. Part-Time employees (under 30 hours per week) vacation entitlements are paid out each payroll according to Employment Standards Act BC (with amendments).
Part-Time Benefits: Yearly Physical Activity Bonus, two additional ASK Statutory Holidays if eligible, ASK Annual Retreats and Staff Social Event
What is Casual/On-Call? Casual/On-Call means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary to a maximum of 37.5 hours per week. Casual/On-Call is a great way for you to get to know us and for us to get to know you. It is also a gateway for future permanent positions within the Society. There are no rules with respect to declining shifts that do not work with your schedule that may result in removal from the casual/on-call list.
Who is the ASK Wellness Society? The ASK Wellness Society is a not for profit organization that supports individuals within the BC Region with opportunities and the resources to change their current situation. It’s about reaching out to those people who are homeless and battling addictions, helping them find housing and medical care, addressing their addictions, stabilizing mental health issues and ultimately, providing them with the skills to re-enter the work force. The ASK Wellness Society administers an unconditional sense of hope to those who are convinced that they are incapable of ever achieving a stable, meaningful life.
Purpose and Function: Work alongside the Head Cook of Burdock House at an excellent level while maintaining and abiding by all standards, policies and/or procedures set forth by the ASK Wellness Society and any applicable government agencies. The General Kitchen Helper will assist in the preparation and presentation of food. Be responsible for the service and dish washing area (cleanliness of all dishes, silverware, and glassware). In addition, assist in other areas of the dining operation as needed during their shift.
Qualifications and Suitability:
The ASK Wellness Society is dedicated to promoting diversity/multiculturalism with inclusion as one of our Core Values. We are fully focused on equality and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.
Send cover letter and resume to: kitchens@ askwellness.ca
Please Reference Position (multiple positions available): General Kitchen Helper – Burdock House
Attention: Human Resources
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour