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Help us provide a warm meal to those in need

Support volunteers needed for Sadaka in RG1

We are looking for volunteers to assist our team to serve free hot and cold drinks and a warm meal whilst helping to create a welcoming atmosphere to the homeless, those in assisted accommodation or benefits and local pensioners.

The tasks include:

  • setting up and clearing tables and chairs
  • setting up & serving a warm meal and drinks
  • collecting supermarket surplus and assisting to distribute this to our service users
Organisation
Contact person firstname
Shaheen Rashid, Lunch Session Volunteers
Lastname
Contact person's position
Mobile?
07534 404 200
Contact instructions?
Call Mon-Fri (09:00am-14:30)
Location address line 1
90b Great Knollys Street
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 7HL

Map
Wheelchair accessible?
No
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?
Wed AMWed PMSat AMSat PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Every week, Wed/Sat (11:30am-1:30pm).
Online training available; quarterly committee meetings (optional).
Task type?
Support
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changeSelf organised/motivatedHappy to work soloKeen learnerPrecise and methodicalDecisiveInventiveGood sense of humourSociablePatientSupportiveCreativeCommunicatorEmotionally robustPhysically fit
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Not specified
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Induction and online level 2 Food Hygiene for Catering training
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
From regular contact with other volunteers
Are expenses paid?
No
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
No
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
5
Opportunity added on
11 May 2018

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