Do you have a few hours to spare? Coffee shop assistants required

Catering volunteers needed for Greyfriars Church and Centre in RG1

Volunteers form a vital part of our team by welcoming and serving customers in our Coffee Shop.

According to your interests and confidence, your tasks will range from:

  • Helping us wash dishes
  • clearing away dishes from tables
  • cleaning the Coffee Shop and Kitchen
  • serving customers at the Coffee Shop or events.

Kindness is a key value of our Business and Ministry; so we will treat all our volunteers with kindness and expect you to treat our customers will similar friendliness and kindness.

Contact person firstname
Caroline
Lastname
Obonyo
Contact person's position
Catering Manager
Their phone number?
0118 951 6709
Contact instructions?
Monday to Friday: 8am - 3pm or Saturday: 9am - 2pm
Location address line 1
Greyfriars Coffee Shop
Line 2
64 Friar Street
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 1EH

Map
Location description
Greyfriars Coffee Shop is next to Greyfriars Church; opposite Primark & Job-Centre
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Yes
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMTue AMTue PMWed AMWed PMThu AMThu PMFri AMFri PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Additional timing details
We anticipate that we will be able to reopen on Saturday in June.

In addition to the above, we are also looking for volunteers who can come to help us with one-off events.
Task type?
Catering
Will suit someone like this:
Good sense of humourSociableSupportivePhysically fit
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Yes
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Training given on Coffee Shop and Kitchen service.
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Regular contact with Managers, other Volunteers and Church Staff.
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
We refund public transport travel; drinks and lunch while working is also provided.
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
No
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
16
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
10
Opportunity added on
28 April 2016