Temporary Part Time Christmas Kettle Worker (November 13 – December 24, 2020)

East Toronto Citadel
octobre 16, 2020
Toronto, Canada
Job Type
$14.25 - $15.05 per hour
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Edi Matondo: saeasttoronto@gmail.com
Closing date
October 30, 2020


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Core Values

The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:

Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

Position Purpose Summary:

The successful applicant will aid in receiving donations in order for The Salvation Army to continue helping those in our community who finding it difficult to make ends meet.


Arrive at assigned location on time; remain with Christmas Kettle until shift change or Kettle is picked up by personnel.
• Stand near Christmas Kettle for the entire duration of shift; greet, smile and collect donations from passers-by; thank donors
• Follow instructions of Coordinator; report any issues and/ or concerns to Coordinator as they arise
• Promote Salvation Army programs & services, volunteering, when opportunities arise
• Respond to donor questions or make appropriate referral
• Collect donor’s information when a request is made for a charitable tax receipt
• Manage inventory and request supplies when necessary
• Perform other duties as assigned


  • Be punctual and reliable
    • Positively portrays The Salvation Army and reflect its mission and core values
    • Possesses good customer service skills – by being friendly, courteous, positive, flexible, task oriented, patient
    • Be able to work independently
    • Ability to focus on job and refrain from distractions, i.e. mobile phone usage, texting, etc.
    • Possesses good oral communication skills
    • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
    • Ability to lift and move objects up to 25 lbs.
    • Willingness to work indoors at high traffic retail locations
    • Follows the dress code and be well groomed
    • Agrees to Standards of Conduct
    • Previous fundraising experience, customer service, and volunteer experience an asset

HOURS: Up to 24 hours per week; flexible hours may be required Monday to Saturday



The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.


If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

This posting is open to external and internal candidates alike. If you are an internal applicant, please advise your Department Head of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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