Coffee Shop Assistant

  • VO94350


We are seeking to recruit Coffee Shop Volunteers to assist in the day to day running of the coffee shop who have a positive and welcoming attitude, good communication skills and want to be part of an enthusiastic and motivated team.
Experience is not required however any experience in catering or hospitality may be of benefit. Barista training will be provided to you to make and serve our range of coffees.


  1. Operating the till.
  2. Serving customers in a pleasant and courteous manner.
  3. Cleaning the kitchen and coffee shop area in accordance with Health and Safety Regulations and Guidance.
  4. Undertaking the preparation of the food and beverages served in the coffee shop.
  5. Ensuring that the coffee shop is clean and tidy and creates a pleasant and welcoming environment.
  6. Reporting maintenance issues to the Coffee Shop Manager.

The ideal volunteers will be enthusiastic, able to work on their own initiative and be able to work under pressure.

The following qualities and skills are important:

  1. Able to provide a friendly, high quality service to customers.
  2. Good people and communication skills.
  3. Able to work as part of a team.
  4. A commitment to equal opportunities and to treating all individuals who visit or work in the shop with dignity and respect.
  5. A willingness to help with a range of tasks and to undertake tasks as requested.
  6. Reliability.
  7. Able to lift bags and boxes.

Organisation aims and objectives

Calderwood Baptist Church aim to promote faith and religion through the local community and also provide a place of worship for the people of the area.The Church also works in partnership with EK Community Food Bank. Food parcels can be collected and donations of non-perishable food can be made at the Church's weekly drop in session on Wednesdays 11am-1pm.










We will work with volunteers to agree shifts that suit both parties. Can be a couple hours a week, one day a week or a couple of days a week

Frequency and commitment details

We will work with volunteers to agree shifts that suit both parties. Can be a couple hours a week, one day a week or a couple of days a week Commitment Flexible 2 Hours, Weekly


No Gender Restriction,
Experience required: No Expertise, Good Communicator,Hard Working,Organised,Reliable / Dependable,Sociable,Team Player,
Travel details: The opportunity takes at multiple location across South Lanarkshire East Kilbride
Minimum age: 14


Taster available: Yes
Training details: Food Hygiene Course, Barista training
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer