Community Cafe Assistant

  • VO95504


Description

The cafe is a warm welcoming space in the community, based in the new Wellesley Centre, behind Wellesley Parish Church, Methil. They offer a wide variety of groups and activities for all ages and the cafe offers soups, sandwiches hot/cold drinks and other light meals.
The cafe is open Thursdays 10am-1pm and Fridays 10am-2pm and volunteers are needed half an hour before opening and the same after closing to help set up/clear up. You can volunteer for either or both days and all or part of the shift. You will be setting tables, taking orders, serving food, clearing tables, loading & unloading the dishwasher and making hot drinks. If you would like to help in the kitchen with meal prep, this may also be possible.

Availability

Mon

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Fri

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening

2 hours per week

Frequency and commitment details

2 hours per week

Restrictions

Experience required: Volunteers should be friendly, approachable, and accepting of all members of the community who may use the cafe. Whilst a relaxed environment is encouraged, please be willing to be neat & tidy whilst volunteering. Previous cafe or retail/customer experience would be useful but not essential as training can be given. Basic literacy and numeracy needed for taking orders, receiving payments,
Travel details: Wellesley Centre, behind Wellesley Parish Church, Wellesley Road, Methil¸ KY8 3BT
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Public transport will be reimbursed up to the cost of a bus local day ticket. For volunteers outside the local area, consideration may be given to reimbursement of a Fife Central bus day ticket. Mileage can also be considered for reimbursement, for local volunteers.
Training details: Food & hygiene training can be provided if required, An induction will be provided to all volunteers, covering how the cafe runs, an introduction to staff and other volunteers and a run through of the current menu and arrangements.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet