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  • Take-away cafe assistant, Leven
    with FEAT Trading CIC

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO72309 - Created/last updated: 17/05/2022


    About this opportunity:Silverburn Cottage Window take-away Cafe are looking for volunteers to come along and help them make toasties, home-baking, barista-style coffee and other hot drinks. Volunteers will receive training on how to use the coffee machine as well as baking skills, dealing with customers and other tasks as required. A food hygiene certificate will also be offered if the volunteer doesn't already have this.

    Volunteers will also need to handle cash and help clean and clear up. The cafe is open 11-3pm Tuesday to Sunday and ideally you would volunteer for these 4 hours, 1 or more days a week. Weekdays initially and then possibly coming in some weekends to help too.

    As in other catering environment, volunteers should have a good level of personal hygiene and presentation.

    Full training will be given, and expenses are provided.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Bus fares reimbursed on production of bus ticket. Mileage reimbursed at 25p per mile.

    Experience required:Previous experience in a cafe or catering environment would be helpful but is not essential as training will be given.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Anstruther/East Neuk and St Andrews buses stop on Largo Road, close to the park which is a ten-minute walk from the road. There is car parking available near the cafe.

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

    What Now?

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