Volunteer Driver

  • VO69242


Description

Volunteer drivers are needed to help deliver food from our charitable Social Enterprise to various establishments in and around Peebles.

Volunteers will be driving our small catering van delivering catering orders to lunch clubs, buffets and business meetings in the Peebles area.

The Food Foundation help people who are disadvantaged gain hands on experience working in a commercial kitchen, they can also work towards SQA certificates in hospitality.

The income made from the catering orders goes straight back into the project.

Organisation aims and objectives

We are a charitable Social Enterprise whose main purpose is to provide personal and vocational development to people in the community who are disadvantaged due to age, illness or a mental or Physical disability. We achieve this by providing a blended learning environment, a mix of e-learning and hands on training, delivered in a real working catering business. We generate income through our catering business, however we also rely on grants and funding to cover our costs.

Availability

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Monday - Thursday mornings as and when requird.

Restrictions

Experience required: Good driving skills and clean driving licence is required. Enjoy working with the general public. This role involves an amount of lifting and carrying,so volunteers should be fairly fit.
Travel details: Peebles and surrounding area.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Taster available: Yes
Training details: Volunteers will have the chance to gain an SQA in customer care.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago