Fraserburgh Foodbank - Driver Volunteer

  • VO86385
  • One-off volunteering


Description

Our Fraserburgh Food bank provides three-day emergency food parcels for people in crisis, working in partnership with organisations across the community.  Drivers play a fundamental role in the running of the food bank.
Applicants must have their own car. Mileage will be covered for undertaking deliveries

Key task
• Collecting food boxes from Foodbank
• Delivering food boxes to people outside of Fraserburgh
• Carrying heavy boxes of canned foods and some carrier bags of fresh food
• Regular loading and unloading of vehicles
• Deliveries can be in Crimond, Strichen, New Pitsligo, Rosehearty etc

Organisation aims and objectives

To mitigate the effects of poverty by the provision of food parcels to clients referred by a range of agencies

Availability

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening

• Monday 12- 2.30 • Wednesday 12- 2.30 • Friday 12 - 2.30

Restrictions

Experience required: • Clean driving licence • Physically strong • Confident driver • Adaptable and flexible • Personable and committed • You will need to comply with the Driving policy of the food bank
Minimum age: 18

Support

Taster available: Yes
Taster details: The volunteer is welcome to come and visit the foodbank
Training details: • H&S, Environmental Health, and Manual Handling, as appropriate. • Child/Vulnerable adult protection.

Last updated 3 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.