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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48259

  • Kitchen Assistant
    with MyBus.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:We have recently started a lunch club on a Tuesday and Thursday, providing a cooked meal for elderly members of the community who attend the centre
     •  This is an ideal opportunity to meet new people and be part of a service making a real difference in the local community
     •  Duties include setting tables, preparing meals and washing up
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:All volunteers will receive a structured induction period to familiarise them with the work of MyBus in general and their own area of work in particular. Training will also be given as appropriate to help fulfil their role effectively and as funds permit
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 40 pence per mile is payable for car drivers. Bus fares are reimbursed in cash on a weekly basis on production of a valid bus ticket.

    Experience required:Some cooking skills would be an advantage. Food Hygiene Certificate an advantage (training can be provided if required). Must be reliable.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Health and Safety

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsLeven, Wellesley Road. On main bus route.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.