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Job Number:  45842
Casual Non-Profit Support Staff
Job Posted: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Closing Date: Monday, 16 July 2018
(69 days ago)
The Mustard Seed Street Church
Region: Vancouver Island & Coastal areas Type: Casual
Location: Victoria Salary: (not entered)

About Us: The Mustard Seed Street Churchhas been essential in fighting hunger and restoring faith to a large portion of people living in poverty, as well as the working poor, in greater Victoria since 1975. The Church ministries are nearly 100 percent community funded and include Vancouver Island’s largest food bank, a family center, hospitality programs, and addictions recovery at Hope Farm Healing Centre as well as more traditional church services.


About the Job: We are looking for a pool of casual staff that are willing and qualified to work in a casual position among our different ministries. If you love every day to look different, then this position may be for you.


Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Working collaboratively and fostering a team environment with all departments
  • Working in the food bank, creating hampers, intaking clients, and sorting in the warehouse.
  • Providing hospitality and support during evening and daytime meals as required
  • Monitoring all public areas of the main floor and ensures a welcoming, safe, secure environment extending to areas of first contact, e.g. from street curb to reception to chape
  • Assisting in Reception as needed
  • Helping with maintenance and cleaning under the direction of the Facilities Coordinator
  • Being a Christian Ambassador for The Mustard Seed in the community when driving or swamping and picking up donations and at events
  • Participating in the Christian ministry of The Mustard Seed Street Church including attendance of chapel/prayer times, staff meetings and training opportunities in consultation with supervisor
  • Leadership of volunteers
  • Other related duties as required


  • Christian commitment and in agreement with and sign the Mustard Seed Code of Conduct
  • The ability to work effectively with those in addictive behaviors and lifestyles
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, working knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Committed to the health and well-being self and others
  • Able to effectively resolve conflicts and work with challenging personalities
  • Good knowledge of addictions theories and approaches to recovery
  • The ability to work well in flexible situations
  • Physically fit and ability to lift up to 50 pounds safely
  • Required- Class 5 driver’s license and an acceptable driver’s abstract; Asset - Class 4 driver’s license. The ability and willingness to travel to and between our locations either by private vehicle or public transportation is key.
  • Required – Standard First Aid and CPR-C; Food Safe, WHIMIS; or ability to obtain within 6 weeks
  • Asset- ASSIST, Mental Health First Aid, conflict resolution training

BEFORE applying, please visit http://mustardseed.ca/job-opportunities/20 for the full job description including key competencies and terms and conditions of employment.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
To apply please email with "Versatile Casual Support Staff" in the subject line
Contact Details:
Jackie Cox-Ziegler
The Mustard Seed Street Church
625 Queens Ave.
Victoria, BC, V8T 1L9

www:   mustardseed.ca/job-opportunities/20

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