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Volunteering Opportunity: VO80873
Cook/Cook Assistant with Jolly Sixties Day and Lunch Club.
Created/last updated: 04/08/2020
About this opportunity:
Jolly Sixties is a day and lunch club for the over 60s taking place on Thursdays every week and they are looking for a volunteer to help in the kitchen • Eating together is a big part of socialising and reducing isolation and thus the organisation are looking for a volunteer with a bit of previous experience in cooking, ideally for a small group •
Members usually arrive at around 10am • There is opportunity to socialising, entertainment and sometimes even days out • Teas and coffees are available in the morning and a two course lunch is served at 11 • 45am • It will be your role to cook or assist with cooking and planning meals each week • The volunteer will discuss with the coordinator what ingredients they will need for the following week and the coordinator will take responsibility for doing the shopping • The volunteer will also be expected to help with the cleaning up at the end of the meal •
The coordinator is happy to negotiate start/finish times to work around the volunteers' other commitments if necessary •
none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
General induction on starting and potential further training as necessary.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Experience working in a kitchen would be preferred as an ability to cook is required.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
No restrictions were specified.
Induction/Training; Informal Chat
No, not for this opportunity.
Abbeyview Community Centre, Dunfermline, KY11 4HA
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.