Volunteer Cafe Assistant

To assist in the running of Crossroads Community Café working alongside staff preparing and selling food and beverages to customers. There will be opportunities to support the community in the café, i.e coffee mornings, drop ins, or group sessions in the café.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, 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:

To assist in the preparation and serving of food and beverages to café customers, to promote a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, to be involved with taking food orders, preparing food, till operation, cash handling, clearing tables, operating the dishwasher, restocking fridges, emptying bins, cleaning of the kitchen, floors and walls, supporting social activities/events running within the café and raising awareness of Crossroads Together services.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

No specific qualifications required, just an eagerness to learn, have a cheerful nature, good interpersonal skills, good communication and customer service skills.
Must be reliable and have a positive attitude.

Areas of Interest: Community, Customer Services, Health and wellbeing
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work
What activities will the volunteer do? Befriending, Catering, Customer Services
Skills gained in this role: Cleaning and tidying, Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Crossroads Together