Student Dietary Aides

Under the direction and supervision of the Food Services Manager these student positions are responsible for providing meal and nourishment service to the residents of Dufferin Oaks. Students must be available for evening shifts during the week starting at 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and various weekend shifts as assigned.

Posting Date

Closing Date

What you’ll bring

  • Enrollment in a secondary or post-secondary education
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • A valid Food Handlers Certificate
  • An understanding of basic nutrition, food safety and sanitation and hygiene
  • A genuine concern for seniors
  • Up-to-date TB Two-Step Tuberculin Skin testing result (Mantoux Test)
  • A compassionate and positive team player with a can-do attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexibility in scheduling as you must be available for evening shifts, as well as two out of three weekends


What you’ll do

  • Serve beverages to residents in accordance with their dietary plans of care
  • Set dining room tables and tray service toward pleasurable dining experience of residents
  • Responsible for the cleanliness and sanitation of kitchen, serveries, dining rooms and foodservice equipment and dish room area
  • Collaborate as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures within the Home
  • Demonstrate the Mission, Vision, and Values of Dufferin Oaks LTC Home
  • Other duties as assigned
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