Current Opportunities


French/ English Translator

  • Works with Nourish teams to translate Nourish promotional materials and educational resources into French

  • Provides feedback on Nourish resources and promotional materials

  • Volunteer must have strong writing skills in both French and English

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IT Support

  • Provides information technology support to Nourish staff and volunteer members

  • Helps to source, install and update software programs as well as train Nourish team members

  • Troubleshoots IT issues encountered by Nourish volunteers and staff 

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 Join a Team

The Nourish staff and Board of Directors is supported by the work of 4 main leadership teams, populated by staff, board members, volunteers and champions/supporters who sign on as volunteers.

Program Team:  Supports existing programs and develops new programs along with best practice standards for delivery and grant processes/fund dispersal.  This team is unique in structure as it is comprised of designated program representatives from all regions of Nova Scotia as well as Nourish board member(s), staff and volunteers.   

Business Team:  Responsible for business oversight including planning budgets, financial reports, creating/implementing a fund development plan, oversight of administrative functions such as annual reports, receipting, donor/sponsor recognition, legal obligations such as contracts, memorandums of understanding and adherence to policy and procedures as outlined in the organizational manual.  Human resources management including payroll, benefits and annual performance reviews of staff are housed here. This team is also the primary contact for government relations. 

Communications Team:  Responsible for general communications including: news/newsletters, website oversight and management, social media planning and implementing, as well as public and media relations.  Tasked with creative design and development for all aspects of the organization as well as program resource development in conjunction with the program team. 

Volunteer Team: Responsible for volunteer engagement for Nourish, which includes recruitment, orientation, development, integration, and communication for all volunteers.   This team leads volunteer orientation events as well as volunteer retention and satisfaction. 

Join a team ad-hoc committee

If you are unable to commit to regular team meetings but you are interested in getting involved consider joining an ad-hoc group. These committees work on short term projects and often need additional support and skill sets.

 Become a board member

The Nourish Board of Directors provides leadership for the organization by functioning in a coordinating capacity.  It holds the legal, ethical and fiduciary care roles - ensuring financial management and resource development functions.

Getting Started

We would love to hear from you! Fill out an intake form to join our volunteer team today.