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  • Assistant Cook
    with Cafe Connect - Kincardine Community Centre (This is not a Fife-based organisation).

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO71604 - Created/last updated: 03/07/2018


    About this opportunity:Liaise with the manager regarding what the menu special is and what is needed to be ready to serve to customers.
    Set up area and ensure everything is prepared and ready for start of customer orders.
    Keep area clean and tidy during day if possible.
    Prepare each order as presented to you, letting other staff know which table and person each order is going to.
    At the end of the shift write list of any food, etc, that needs replenishing (and give to manager to buy for next shift).
    Clean microwaves, cooker and area once finished at the end of the shift.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Volunteers will receive induction and ongoing training and support on taking on the opportunity.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses reimbursed on receipt of bus/travel ticket. Mileage is 25p per mile.

    Experience required:Must be able to cook basic food, prepare everything in time for cafe opening. Must have experience working within cafe kitchen including coping with all orders, etc. Must be able to cope under pressure if busy.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Cafe is run within Kincardine Community Centre, Kincardine. There is a good bus link from Kirkcaldy/Dunfermline to Kincardine and a bus from Dunfermline via Valleyfield. The Centre is also central to other areas - Alloa, Falkirk and Stirling. There is a car park for those travelling by car/bike, etc.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

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