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

More Info Link
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
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
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements Police Check is required if helping with our day program activities. Vulnerable Person Police Check.

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