Baldridgeburn Pantry provides food to people in the local area, and they are looking for volunteers to assist in the smooth running of their pantry.
There are a range of volunteering activities to get involved with, including:
-Setting up and tidying away the pantry
-Sorting and date checking food - ambient, cold and frozen foods
-Keeping fridge, freezer and bunkers clean and tidy
-Bagging vegetables, deli meat and other stock into smaller bags for customers
-Showing and helping customers with fridge and freezer items
-Adhere to food hygiene requirements
-Sign up customers outlining the pantry agreement with them
-Keeping register and taking donation fees
-Answering customer questions and queries
If you would like to support your local community, receive training and support, and be given opportunities to develop, join this great team and volunteer in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Once in post, volunteers will be given induction training, supported into the role and offered training and opportunities when needed or as they arise. Volunteers will be supported by staff and volunteers throughout their role with annual one to one support and supervision annually or as requested.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - All associated out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed. These will be agreed in consultation with the volunteer's link worker.
Transport related costs will be calculated as follows: - - public transport costs up to the current cost of an East of Scotland DayRider Ticket - mileage costs @ 0.45p per mile - up to the current cost of an East of Scotland DayRider ticket.
Volunteers should have a can-do attitude and be active and able to lift food stock. Food hygiene is necessary but training will be provided.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
No restrictions were specified.
Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; References; Trial Period
No, not for this opportunity.
Baldridgeburn Community Centre, Baldridgeburn, Dunfermline, KY12 9EH
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.
To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:
Find out more about volunteering
View our introduction to volunteering page or contact us to find out more -
our experts love helping people of all ages and backgrounds to become volunteers.
Register your opportunity
If you are an Organisation that would like your opportunity to be shown on our website, promoted by us, and for our staff to be aware of it when matching potential volunteers, please submit an Opportunity Registration Form,
Help and Support
Call us to arrange an appointment
Give us a call on 0800 389 6046 to arrange an appointment to chat with our staff about what opportunities are available. Meetings can be arranged outside of the office in some cases.
Register with us
Fill out our registration form and a member of staff will then get in touch with you to discuss volunteering options to suit you.
If you volunteer or you're interested in volunteering then sign up for our free e-mail bulletin for volunteers - it only takes a few seconds. We send out bulletins roughly every two weeks and you can unsubscribe at any time.