Food Provision Co-ordinator Volunteer

Hampton Park Uniting Church

Hampton Park, VIC

Posted 2/6/2018

The Food Provision Co-ordinator is to assist the Kitchen Co-ordinators of the lunchtime meals for the Carers Hub (Tuesday) and Open UP (Thursday) with the menu planning, shopping and provision of food.

As part of the Kitchen Team, the tasks carried out by Food Provision Co-ordinator will help ensure good healthy meals are offered to those people in the community who come along to Uniting Place for a meal and social connection.

Tasks:
1: To be a part of the team that assists the Kitchen Co-ordinators plan the menu each week.
2: To ensure the shopping is completed to enable ingredients to be ready prior to the beginning of the preparation of the meals. This includes checking what is available from Foodbank, the Resource Room and obtaining receipts for any items purchased.
3: Food stock control within the kitchen. This includes being aware of when ingredients are "out of date" and ensuring compliance with food regulations.

Abilities:
Ability to prioritise and plan
Ability to communicate well
Ability to co-ordinate teamwork
Interest in serving and helping


Time Required

5-15 hours a week, Tuesday Carers Hub 9.30am, Thursday Open UP 9.30am

Background Checks Required

Working with Children Check and 2 Referees plus a Police Check

To view and apply for this volunteer opportunity on the web visit:

http://www.volunteermatcher.com.au/opportunity/1100