Food Club Volunteer
This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.
How you can help us
As a FOOD Club Volunteer, you will be part of the friendly team providing local families with an affordable way to access food whilst also saving food from landfill.
Receiving deliveries and ensuring the safe storage of food.
Completing daily checks to keep food safe.
Distributing food to member families
Introducing families to new opportunities and activities through signposting to local services and within the Children's Centres
Contribute to a non-judgmental, safe space and support families emotional wellbeing where needed.
Volunteers will need to gain an understanding (appropriate to your role) of, and comply with, all relevant Family Action Policies and procedures.
What’s in it for you?
An excellent opportunity to develop new and existing skills
The opportunity to gain experience in health and social care services
The chance to be at the heart of your local community, meet new people and be part of an enthusiastic team
Out of pocket expenses
Training, support and references
This role would suit people who: (Skills and attributes needed)
Are friendly, non-judgmental and empathetic
Have an understanding of working with vulnerable families
Have an interest in or experience with working to tackle food insecurity or poverty
Are confident speaking to a diverse range of people and an active listener
Are able to work in a confidential environment
Are a team player
Are organised and proactive