Various Opportunities

(Camphill Communities Ontario, Barrie - Checkley St)

Position ID: V-CWD0131
Last Modified: 20 Jul 2023
Last Full Update: 20 Jul 2023

Opportunity Details: Various Opportunities

Contact Lisa Hopper, Admintiatrtion Assistant, Camphill Communities Ontario; Phone: 705-424-5363 ext 221; Fax: 705-424-1854; Email:

Two sites: Camphill Nottawasaga, near Angus and Camphill Sophia Creek in Barrie.

Camphill Sophia Creek (Barrie)

  • work in the mosaic studio
  • help with meal preparation in the Cafe
  • assist with recreational activities, music sessions and cultural outings, Bingo events and other special events such as Fall Fairs

Camphill Nottawasaga (Angus)

  • help with programs in woodworking, pottery, candlemaking, and bakery/meal preparation
  • can be involved in maple syrup production, working in the vegetable gardens and caring for livestock (Highland cows horses and goats)

Both locations need volunteers to help with set-up, cash management and take-down at our Farmers Markets

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Clients Adults with Cognitive and Physical disabilities from ages 20 to 86 - Residential and Day Programs in Angus and Barrie
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Animal Services ; Arts & Crafts ; Carpentry & Woodwork ; Event Coordination & Support ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Friend / Penpal ; Gardening / Yard Work ; Holiday / Festive Volunteering ; Maintenance / Repair ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Music & Performing Arts ; Nature / Environment ; Program Coordination / Support ; Social Interaction ; Special Needs / Differently Abled
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity - Pottery, woodworking, yarn arts ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor - Ability to enjoy life, have fun, bring great ideas
Commitment Length Short Term (3 months or less) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; Volunteers most needed in the summer months
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Camphill Nottawasaga near Angus and Camphill Sophia Creek in Barrie
Number of Positions Angus: 15 individual(s) ; Barrie: 10 individual(s) 
25 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job
Transportation Car required ; Volunteer responsible for their own transportation
Cost Police Check is free for volunteers within vulnerable sectors. Please check with your local police station.
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements Police Check is required if helping with our day program activities. Vulnerable Person Police Check.
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Community Sets Barrie ; South Simcoe ; VC - Orillia & Area ; VC - Simcoe County ; VC - Simcoe, Muskoka, Parry Sound District, Bruce, Grey, Peterborough & Northumberland

Agency Details: Camphill Communities Ontario, Barrie - Checkley St

Office Phone 705-424-5363
Fax 705-424-1854
Address & Map
4 Checkley St
Suite 304
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 1W1