We are urgently seeking volunteers for various roles within the foodbank; all the opportunities listed below (except Supermarket Collections) are weekly but can be undertaken on a “job share” basis. If you are interested in any of the roles see the volunteers section on how to find out more.
Full details of the various roles are available here.
Our foodbank centres are where clients collect their food packs. General tasks include; making tea/coffee, chatting with the clients, bagging food packs and offering extra items. Team leader positions include; accessing email, carrying a set of keys and managing team members. Training will be given prior to starting the position.
Details of the Foodbank Centre Volunteer role are available by clicking here.
|Monday 13:00-15:00||Broughton||Team Member|
|Monday 14:00-16:00||Tollcross||Team Member|
|Tuesday 11:00-14:00||Craigmillar||Team Member|
|Thursday 11:00-14:00||Craigmillar||Team Member|
|Friday 10:00-13:00||Pilton||Team Member|
Supermarket collections take place every four to six weeks, usually on a Saturday, so are ideal for anyone who would like to try volunteering for the first time. Tasks involved include handing out shopping lists to customers, receiving and sorting donations. There is no regular commitment with these slots just sign up if you are available.
Details of the Warehouse Volunteer role are available by clicking here.
Volunteering opportunities in Warehouse are as follows;
Details of the Transport Volunteer role are available by clicking here.
Volunteering opportunities in Transport are as follows;
Transport (No Licence)
|09:00-12:00 x 2 people||09:00-12:00||Nil|
Transport (With Licence)
Details of the Office Volunteer role are available by clicking here.
Volunteering opportunities in Admin are as follows;
|12:30-15:00 x 2 people||Nil||Nil|
If you are part of an organisation and would like to arrange group volunteering for you and your colleagues, we would love to have you! We have had a fantastic response and are currently fully booked though to January. Please email email@example.com for our current group opportunities.