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  • Snack Club Assistant
    with The Salvation Army Centre Cowdenbeath

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO99938 - Created/last updated: 29/03/2024


    About this opportunity:The Salvation Army is a worldwide Christian church. Their mission is based on their faith in Jesus Christ who wants everyone to experience life in all its fullness. That is why they put their faith into action by offering practical help for people without discrimination. They are looking for two local volunteers to restart their Cowdenbeath Snack/Connect groups.

    The format of The Salvation Army's Snack/Connect groups are very relaxed and allow adults of differing ages to drop in for a bowl of soup or hot filled roll prepared in the building, or even just a coffee and chat.
    Some tasks a group assistant could be involved in are:
    * Welcoming and seating visitors
    * Explaining what is available and taking orders
    * Ensuring all orders are correctly served and payment received
    * Clearing up finished crockery and utensils and preparing tables for new visitors

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Volunteers will be offered ongoing support from the group leader.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses can be reimbursed if necessary for the volunteer.

    Experience required:Volunteers should be comfortable interacting with the group members, have a positive attitude and be willing to learn. This role is a great opportunity to gain new skills.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe group will be held in The Salvation Army in Stenhouse Street, Cowdenbeath. KY4 9DD There is a bus service to within 20 M of the Hall in Stenhouse Street.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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