Food Packer

The Bread and Butter Thing

Salary Unpaid
Hours Tuesday's 12:00-15:00
Date Posted 08 / 06 / 21
Location The Work Shop

We are looking for volunteers who are patient, non-judgemental and genuinely keen to help people who might be struggling financially. It would also be suitable for someone who has an interest in reducing food waste, but this is not essential. No formal training is required but you will need to observe health and safety regulations such as effective manual handling. You will also be required to to keep basic records and be able to communicate effectively via telephone and text message. 

  • Main Duties will include
  • Assisting with unloading food items from the delivery van 
  • Making up varieties of food parcels 
  • Assisting Customers attending to collect their food parcels 
  • Help co-ordinate volunteers


What's in it for You?

  • Gain experience of planning, delivering and helping with events/activities
  • Gain Experience of working with the public
  • Opportunity to increase self-confidence and self esteem 
  • Enhance your communication and personal skills 
  • Be part of something worthwhile that will benefit members of your community 
  • Meet lots of people and have fun 


Skills or Qualifications

There are no set skills to volunteer , but we do require that you have the following:

  • Enjoy being with the public and helping others 
  • Enjoy working as part of a team 
  • Are able to deal with people politely and professionally 
  • Adhere to our Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity ethos 
  • Have good listening skills