We are looking for volunteers to make pots of tea, cups of coffee and glasses of squash for people attending the Wrenford day centre.
Wrenford is a specialist day centre for adults with learning difficulties and is located on the industrial estate in Terminus Road, Chichester.
- Be able to empathise and chat with day centre customers who have complex needs.
- Work alongside day centre staff and other volunteers.
- Make a selection of hot and cold drinks for a large group of people.
- Ability to clear away, use a dishwasher and tidy drinks area.
Our ideal volunteer enjoys interacting with customers, staff and other volunteers, is patient and understanding and confident in making a large number of drinks.
Details of duties
Making a selection of drinks, serving customers, clearing away and chatting with customers as appropriate.
Regularity of duties
Serving refreshments takes place for one hour in the morning (10.15am-11.15am) and one hour in the afternoon (2.15pm-3.15pm), Monday-Friday. Volunteers may choose which session/s on the rota they prefer by arrangement, which could be a single session or more.
Guidance and support
Volunteers will receive ongoing guidance and support from an assigned member of staff, as well as regular three-monthly supervision sessions. They may also have a mentor assigned from the team of staff if desired.
Training and equipment
Volunteers will receive a formal introductory session before beginning their role. Appropriate additional training will also be available as required.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
Volunteers will not be required to have a DBS check before starting.
Volunteers will be required to provide two references before starting the volunteering role.