Join Our 2022 Volunteer Team!

Volunteers Needed

Do you love plant-based food, care for our planet, and enjoy working with kids? EcoCooks Club needs you!

About the EcoCooks Club Program

EcoCooks Club is an 8-week program that blends inquiry-based environmental activities with tangible cooking skills to build culinary confidence and sustainable eating habits.

Volunteer Positions Available

Afterschool Program Assistant
8x Tuesdays, January 25 – March 15, 3:30pm – 7:30pm

Homeschool Program Assistant
8x Thursdays, January 27 – March 17, 11:00am – 3:00pm

On-Call Program Assistant (to fill in as needed)

Start Date

Mid-January 2022 for training


Salvation Army Church, 1480 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Assist facilitators as needed including helping to setup tables, cooking stations, food prep and washing dishes
  • Support participants through cooking recipes from start to finish by guiding them to do it themselves while ensuring safety protocols are met
  • Empower participants to take personal actions towards a sustainable world
  • Help to create an energetic and positive learning environment and experience
  • Work collaboratively to continually improve and update the program


  • Strong communication skills to successfully engage participants and interact with parents
  • The ability to adapt quickly to changes and work with minimal supervision
  • Collaboration skills to effectively contribute to a team-based work environment
  • Candidates who have experience working with children/youth and an understanding of sustainability issues are preferred
  • Knowledge of and experience with plant-based cooking and meal preparation is an asset
  • All volunteers must go through a Criminal Record Check and Food Safe Level 1 Certification, paid for by EcoCooks Club.
  • Please note that team members working closely with our participants must be fully vaccinated before the start of our sessions.

To apply

If you are interested in applying for a volunteer position, please contact for more information.

Thank you for your support!