Driver - Foodbank deliveries

During COVID lockdown we have been supporting local families by delivering parcels from our foodbank.

This has been a vital lifeline and to continue we need to recruit extra drivers to share the delivery rota.

As a driver, you would need to be available for 2 hours per week (days to suit) with hours between 10am and 2pm.

You can also sign-up for ad hoc deliveries and tasks.

Mileage will be reimbursed at 55p per mile.


  • Own car and clean license
  • Delivery takes place throughout the east end of the City so local knowledge, good map reading or sat nav will be helpful.


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    18+ only.
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 09/07/2020

End Date: 03/02/2025

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

2 hours per week (days to suit) between 10am and 2pm. 2 volunteers are required for this role.


Low Yard,
White St.,
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

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