Mamacita Foundation

Charity registered in Scotland SC050489

We are a Scottish registered charity (SC050489) providing food support and opportunities to people in Aberdeen.


Current opportunities

As a Community Outreach Volunteer at Mamacita Foundation, you will be at the forefront of building and maintaining strong relationships with the local community and key stakeholders. Your role involves advocating for the foundation's mission, coordinating outreach efforts, and fostering partnerships to expand the reach and impact of our programs. Mamacita Foundation values diversity and inclusivity and encourages people from all backgrounds to join our team. We believe in the power of community partnerships in achieving our mission of fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for immigrants in Aberdeen. *Responsibilities: • Develop and implement community outreach strategies to raise awareness of the foundation's services and initiatives. • Identify potential community partners, donors, and collaborators to strengthen support for our mission. • Represent Mamacita Foundation at community events, networking opportunities, and public engagements. • Organize and participate in community forums and focus groups to understand community needs and perspectives. • Work closely with program managers to ensure that programs address the specific needs and interests of the community. Join us as a Community Outreach Volunteer and be an integral part of the Mamacita Foundation's efforts to create a more inclusive and supportive community in Aberdeen. A fantastic opportunity to help and make a real difference. All volunteer support is greatly appreciated. For more details please contact Vivian Draghici, Chief Officer at email: info@mamacitafoundationuk.com or telephone: 07449826988.

As a Youth Program Volunteer at Mamacita Foundation, you will lead and oversee our initiatives focused on supporting and empowering young immigrants in Aberdeen. Your role involves developing and implementing youth-oriented programs, mentoring and guiding participants, and collaborating with educational institutions and community partners. *Responsibilities: • Design and coordinate youth-oriented programs that address the unique needs and challenges faced by young immigrants. • Provide mentorship and support to youth participants, promoting personal growth and educational advancement. • Collaborate with schools, colleges, and universities to establish partnerships and identify educational opportunities for young beneficiaries. • Organize workshops, skill-building sessions, and career development programs to enhance the prospects of young immigrants. • Monitor program outcomes and conduct assessments to measure the impact of youth initiatives. Join us as a Youth Program Volunteer and be an integral part of the Mamacita Foundation's efforts to create a more inclusive and supportive community in Aberdeen. A fantastic opportunity to help and make a real difference. All volunteer support is greatly appreciated. For more details please contact Vivian Draghici, Chief Officer at email: info@mamacitafoundationuk.com or telephone: 07449826988.

The IT and Technology Support Specialist Volunteer at Mamacita Foundation plays a crucial role in ensuring smooth technology operations and supporting the organization's digital infrastructure. This position involves providing technical assistance to staff and volunteers, troubleshooting issues, and implementing solutions to enhance the foundation's digital capabilities. *Responsibilities: • Technology Support: Assist staff and volunteers with technology-related inquiries, including hardware, software, and network issues, to ensure efficient daily operations. • Troubleshooting: Diagnose and resolve technical problems promptly, employing analytical skills to identify root causes and implement effective solutions. • System Maintenance: Regularly update and maintain the foundation's hardware, software, and digital systems to ensure they operate optimally and securely. • Data Security: Implement data backup and security measures to safeguard the organization's information and protect sensitive data from unauthorized access. • Training and Documentation: Provide training sessions to staff and volunteers on using technology tools effectively. Create and maintain documentation for technology processes and procedures. • Technology Upgrades: Research and recommend new technology solutions that align with the organization's needs and budget constraints. • Hardware and Software Setup: Set up and configure computers, printers, and other technology devices as needed for new staff and volunteers. • Cybersecurity Awareness: Promote cybersecurity best practices among staff and volunteers, emphasizing the importance of data protection and safe online behaviour. • Technology Planning: Collaborate with the management team to develop and implement technology plans that support the foundation's strategic goals. • Continuous Learning: Stay up-to-date with the latest technology trends, tools, and best practices to enhance the foundation's technological capabilities. Join us as an IT and Technology Support Volunteer and be an integral part of the Mamacita Foundation's efforts to create a more inclusive and supportive community in Aberdeen. A fantastic opportunity to help and make a real difference. All volunteer support is greatly appreciated.

The Volunteer Coordinator at Mamacita Foundation plays a vital role in building and sustaining a dedicated team of volunteers who contribute to the success of our organization's mission. This position involves overseeing all aspects of volunteer management, including recruitment, training, scheduling, and providing ongoing support to ensure a positive and enriching volunteer experience. *Responsibilities: • Volunteer Recruitment: Develop and implement strategies to attract potential volunteers from diverse backgrounds and communities, aligning their interests with the foundation's programs and initiatives. • Volunteer Training: Design and conduct comprehensive training sessions for new volunteers, equipping them with the necessary skills, knowledge, and understanding of the foundation's values and objectives. • Volunteer Coordination: Maintain a well-organized volunteer schedule, ensuring sufficient coverage for all foundation activities and events. Assign volunteers to various projects based on their skills, interests, and availability. • Volunteer Support: Offer ongoing guidance, encouragement, and appreciation to volunteers, fostering a positive and engaging environment that promotes retention and commitment. • Volunteer Engagement: Plan and execute appreciation events and recognition programs to celebrate the contributions and dedication of our volunteers. • Communication: Maintain regular communication with volunteers through various channels, including email, social media groups, and in-person meetings, keeping them informed about upcoming opportunities and initiatives. • Volunteer Database Management: Keep accurate records of volunteer information, hours served, and skills to facilitate efficient volunteer coordination and reporting. • Collaboration: Work closely with program managers and coordinators to identify volunteer needs and ensure that volunteers are placed in positions that align with their interests and abilities. • Volunteer Feedback and Evaluation: Collect feedback from volunteers regularly to assess their experience, identify areas for improvement, and implement changes to enhance the volunteer program. • Volunteer Policy Compliance: Ensure volunteers adhere to organizational policies and procedures, including confidentiality agreements, health and safety guidelines, and code of conduct. Join us as the Volunteer Coordinator at Mamacita Foundation, where you can lead a team of compassionate volunteers, making a tangible difference in the lives of immigrants and fostering a more inclusive and supportive community in Aberdeen. A fantastic opportunity to help and make a real difference. All volunteer support is greatly appreciated. For more details please contact Vivian Draghici, Chief Officer at email: info@mamacitafoundationuk.com or telephone: 07449826988.