Barista Volunteers

  • VO100202


About Indepen-dance
Indepen-dance is an award-winning inclusive dance company for disabled and non-disabled people to enjoy, express and fulfil their potential through dance. Our mission is to enable participation in high quality arts provision and improve wellbeing, quality of life and provide opportunities for disabled and non-disabled dancers in both the professional and non-professional dance sectors. We provide weekly creative movement and dance classes throughout the year, where participants become lifelong members and join a thriving social network. We also provide bespoke professional training, career development and employment opportunities.

About Coffee Hut
Coffee Hut is a new venture for us here at Indepen-dance opening in November 2022. Coffee Hut is a Volunteer-led project supported by a donation supply of Coffee from Tin Donkey Coffee with all proceeds going directly to our charity to support the work we do.

Role – Barista Volunteer
Volunteers will receive an induction and training on equipment, menu, processes and cash handling.
Time commitment:
We will be as flexible as possible and ask volunteers to commit to a set shift each week or be scheduled into a rota which will be reviewed monthly to allow flexibility. Opening Hours will be 10am – 2pm, Monday to Friday with shifts being 2 – 4 hours long.

-To take part in Barista Training and practice offered
-Following procedures and guidance given
-Prepare Coffee Hut for opening for the day
-Making orders and serving customers
-Cash handling and monitoring stock
-Cleaning throughout and closing up
-Train and share skills with new Barista Volunteers

If you're interested, please click the ‘apply’ button below (available when logged in and registered). You will then be contacted by the coordinator by email or phone call. If you have not heard back after 5 working days, the first step is to contact the organisation with the contact details provided. You could also check your junk/spam folder on your emails just in case the response is there. If that doesn’t work out then please feel free to contact Volunteer Glasgow on

Organisation aims and objectives

Indepen-dance is an inclusive dance company which provides creative movement/dance classes, training and performance opportunities for people with learning disabilities, their carers and volunteers











Experience required: No previous experience required, induction and training provided. We would benefit from anyone with Barista experience and skills to share with other volunteers to practice.
Travel details: Our Indepen-dance venue is based in Bridgeton – 159-161 James Street, G40 1BS – on Bridgeton Cross with good transport links for Eastend and City Centre. We cover Volunteer Travel expenses to ensure no volunteer is out of pocket for volunteering.
Minimum age: 16


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We cover Volunteer Travel expenses to ensure no volunteer is out of pocket for volunteering.