Volunteer Kitchen Assistant

  • VO70333


Description

This role provides volunteers the opportunity to work as part of a team with our cook, staff and other volunteers in all aspects of our Day Centre kitchen, assisting in the day to day smooth running of a busy kitchen whilst complying with all Food hygiene and Health & Safety requirements, there is also the opportunity to chat further with our service users once kitchen duties are completed.

Organisation aims and objectives

C.A.T.H. (Churches Action for the Homeless) is a local charity which supports, encourages and promotes the development and delivery of projects to relieve homelessness and poor housing, improve the conditions of life and generally aid the development of individuals who are homeless in the Perth & Kinross area. The organisation recognises the associated problems that homelessness presents and works to alleviate these and help maintain and improve the quality of life of our beneficiaries. CATH is a private company limited by guarantee and a charity regulated by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator.

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Restrictions

Due to the nature of our work
Experience required: • Approachable, friendly and considerate attitude • Ability to work positively with a wide range of people, many who are disadvantaged in some way • A non-judgemental approach • Be assertive in a positive way when necessary • Understand and follow all relevant policies and procedures • Reliable and good timekeeper • Ability to work with minimal supervision • An interest in homelessness
Travel details: CATH Day Centre – Ladeside (Behind The Range in St Catherine’s retail park)
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses details: There are travel expenses available (capped amount)
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Training needs of individuals would be tailored to requirements.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 5 months ago

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