Kitchen Helper

As a Catering Volunteer you will work in the kitchen of our service venue to help prepare a good quality lunch for our older members.

You may help plan menus and you’ll get feedback from the older members about what they would like to eat at future activities.

You will help prepare food, keep the kitchen clean and to hygiene and health and safety standards and tidy away afterwards.

There will be staff involved so this is a team activity.


  • Good communication skills.
  • An understanding of the needs of older people.
  • Food preparation skills.
  • You will be reliable and punctual.
  • Flexibility.
  • You’ll have an awareness of the need for food hygiene standards.
  • You’ll be willing to work in a team.
  • You’ll be willing to participate in training and development.


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Must be over 18 years of age.
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
    A member of staff will be present. There are also training opportunities.
  • Training provided
    Fire safety Food Safety Awareness Moving & Handling Dementia Friends COSHH
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 06/11/2023

End Date: 06/11/2024

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

Availability Details

Weekly availability requested.


Pilgrims Court
Eslington Terrace

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