Supermarket Collection Co-ordinator

Co-ordinate "buy an extra tin for the foodbank" collections
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Monthly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Liaise with the supermarket Community Champion to book days for a collection
Tell volunteers about the collection and organise a rota for the collection
Brief volunteers about the collection
Help at the collection
After the collection arrange for the food to be transported to our warehouse at Hattersley. (We have a company who volunteer their drivers and vans).

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Need to be able to use e-mail
Organised and good with people

Areas of Interest: Crisis Support, Foodbanks, Health and wellbeing, Homeless, Hunger, Poverty
Opportunity suitable for: Home, Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, Online, People seeking work, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, Food banks, Management
Skills gained in this role: Leadership, Managing people, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Accessible toilets, Area for assistance dogs nearby

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Tameside South and Longdendale Foodbank
Organisation Profile: We focus on Care by the community and for the community. Our objective is to relieve persons who are in conditions of poverty, need or distress in such ways as the trustees from time to time think fit.