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Nutrition Support - Potiker City Heights Residence

Nutrition Support - Potiker City Heights Residence

Purpose and Objective: To create a sense of community and respect for Serving Seniors members by serving meals and assisting dining room operations.   

Location:

  • Potiker City Heights Residence  
    • 4065 43rd Street, San Diego, CA 92105 

Supervisor:  Varies by site 

Responsibilities  

  • Serve seniors breakfast/lunch with the guidance of the serving director 
  • Retrieve finished trays and place at the wash station 
  • Perform proper hand hygiene before and after service 
  • Sanitize dining tables after meals, keep floor and facility clean 
  • Prepare utensils for next meal 
  • Greet and treat every senior with respect and dignity 

Qualifications and Required Skills  

  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and can provide proof of such with completed vaccination card 
  • Completed volunteer application and cleared background check 
  • Able to stand for at least one hour at a time 
  • Able to lift more than 5 lbs 
  • Able to carry 1-2 meal trays at a time 
  • Comfortable working in a cafeteria/kitchen setting 
  • Transportation to and from site 

Appropriate Attire  

  • Comfortable, closed-toed shoes 
  • Casual but professional 
  • Mask required 
  • Long hair pulled back 
  • Apron and gloves (provided) 

Time Commitment:  

  • Breakfast and lunch shifts available 
  • See available shifts and sign up for shifts through the “My Schedule” tab of your VicNet volunteer portal.  Contact our Volunteer and Activities Team for help accessing your volunteer portal: volunteer@servingseniors.org.

Training and Support provided:  

  • Volunteer handbook and orientation 
  • Ongoing support and instruction provided by the site serving director   
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