Menu Aide Volunteer with Hospice of the Western Reserve, Medina
Basic volunteer duties involved in this assignment:
- Volunteer will be responsible for going through menu selections with each patient according to their diets, making sure that the patients' needs are being met.
- Volunteer is responsible for tallying the prep sheets for the next day and filing sheets appropriately, print and/or make copies of menus or tally sheets needed.
- Volunteer will communicate with clinical team before and after rounds to obtain new info for patients, and will communicate any food dislikes/allergies/preferences essential to be noted on the menus.
Basic volunteer qualifications involved with this assignment: Friendly and eager to assist the Dietary team. Can follow instructions and complete tasks in a timely manner. Courteous and confidential with all patients.
Who will be served by this assignment? The inpatients at the Medina facility, thus helping the community of Medina and the surrounding areas.
What is the anticipated benefit of this volunteer service to those receiving the service? Provide Dietary and Kitchen teams with much needed help so the team can operate efficiently, maintain regular hours, and allowed paid staff to provide complete service to patients.
What specific skills will the volunteer need? Must complete training as a clinical volunteer, have criminal background check, have flu shot or medical/religious exemption needed for volunteering December 1, 2021 - March 31, 2022 (peak flu season)
About VANTAGE Aging RSVP
2279 Romig Rd, Akron, OH 44320, US
Promoting a positive perspective on aging.
VANTAGE Aging promotes positive aging through a variety of programs and services for older adults. Our nonprofit organization serves 38 counties and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio. In Summit and Medina Counties, we facilitate the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) for those 55 and older who want to make a meaningful impact in the community. We also offer employment training, home care and home health aide assistance, nutrition and home-delivered meal services, alcohol and drug addiction counseling, and mental health and prevention services.
5075 Windfall RdMedina, OH 44256
November 12, 2021
- Customer Service
- Data Entry
- Food Service
- People Skills
- Reading Comprehension
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training