Community Cafe Volunteer

The Kitchen / YMCA
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Details of Role: 

Would you like to learn how to make great coffee?
Looking to meet new people?
We are looking for new volunteers at The Kitchen! 

Volunteers support us in all areas of the café, you could learn how to make a great coffee, bake a cake or work behind the bar at one of our events. 

We are a social enterprise cafe in the centre of town, we offer volunteering, training and employment opportunities to anyone looking to gain more experience in the hospitality industry. We can support you with writing your CV, applying for jobs and can provide references for future employers. Also! You get a staff t-shirt and free staff meal if you work over 5 hours in one shift! 

You don’t need any previous experience as we will give you all the training you need. We are looking for smiley helpful people who want to be part of something amazing. We welcome applications from people with learning disabilities and people who are experiencing mental health difficulties.

It’s a great way to make new friends, get experience working in the hospitality industry, learn new skills and give something back to your community. We offer regular training and we have monthly volunteer meet ups which are full of super nice people. 

There are 3 main areas you can get involved with: 
- Our events which are mainly evenings and weekends 
- Front of House in the cafe 
- In the kitchen helping with food prep and washing up
The café is open Monday to Sunday 7am to 3pm, we are flexible on working hours.
Placements will start mid January.
Come and be part of our family! 

Closing Date: 
Sunday, 24 March, 2019 - 09:45
How to Apply: 

Fill in our application form and email it back to us. We'll then be in touch to arrange a day for you to come in for an informal chat about the roles.

Contact Person: 
Becca Jenkins
Contact Email:
Postal Address: 
The Kitchen, Silver Street, Bristol BS1 2AG