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Volunteer Cafe Assistants

Contract type Volunteer - Unpaid
Location Enham Alamein, Andover
Salary N/A
Hours Flexible
Hourly rate N/A
Closing Date Monday 31st December 2018
  • Voluntary role - Unpaid
  • Days of volunteering can be discussed as per your availability, and you may be required to cover annual leave and/or sickness. The Café is open 9am to 2pm Monday to Saturday.

What we are looking for

Volunteers are needed to run our cafe for people using our services, visitors and staff.  As a member of the café Volunteer Team you will provide a welcoming and approachable greeting and provide outstanding customer service.  Ideally you will enjoy working with both adults and children in an environment that can get busy and have compassion for people with disabilities who use the café for a social environment. 

Role Overview

Reporting to the Enham Trust Café supervisor, the volunteer Café Assistant will support in providing refreshments and food whilst maintaining the hygiene and health and safety of the kitchen and serving area. The role will also involve supporting trainees to carry out basic catering services.

What you will be doing

  • Supporting café staff, volunteers and trainees in the day to day running of the café.

  • Support trainees to carry out basic catering tasks including food preparation, cleaning and serving food to customers and clients.

  • Working with the Café supervisor to ensure relevant paperwork is completed and checks are carried out ensuring compliance against relevant health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Report any issues or concerns immediately to the café Manager

  • Working with staff to develop menus and daily specials boards.

  • Ensuring kitchen and café are left clean and tidy and waste is discarded safely.

  • Provide good customer service to café clients.

For more information please see our Role Description and Person Specification. (For Indeed users, please use the following link; https://www.enhamtrust.org.uk/files/Volunteer%20Cafe%20Assistant-%20RD%20V2%202017.pdf )

Enham Trust

We have been making a difference to the lives of disabled people for over 90 years. We explore opportunities with people so they can live the lives they choose by overcoming limitations and expanding possibilities. Through personal development, housing options, and employment, we support people to exercise individual choice and control in their lives.

Requirements

Successful applicants will be required to

  • Undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

  • Provide proof of their right to work/volunteer in the UK.

  • Provide two references

Applying

  • If you are looking for your next challenge in a role that changes lives, then please click APPLY and attach a completed application form in the ‘CV’ field or email the application form to volunteering@enhamtrust.org.uk

    Other Information

  • Enham is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its staff and customers. We expect all our staff to be aware of their responsibilities to protect staff and customers from abuse or harm. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK. Enhanced DBS criminal record checks will be carried out as part of our selection process.

  • Enham Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively encourages applications from all eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy or maternity. We operate under the Disability Confident accredited scheme so please make this clear in your application. Enham Trust is committed to securing genuine equality in all of its activities as an employer and takes part in the Disability Confident Scheme. Enham Trust has now been accredited as a Disability Confident Leader. As part of our commitment to being a Disability Confident Leader, all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy will be interviewed. To be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, applicants will need to declare that they have a disability. When submitting your application please indicate that you consider yourself to have a disability, impairment or long-term health condition.

     

    Indeed reference: INDHP

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