We have an amazing volunteer family here at The Food Centre and are looking to expand our team. The Food Centre volunteers are the people that keep the supermarket moving, flourishing and improving lives each day.

We are looking for various new volunteers in the below roles:

Employment and Education Mentor

Skills:
  • Able to assist others to find work, apply for jobs, look into education and other learning options.
  • This person will need to be able to call, email and advocate for and with others.
  • Have confidence in searching on job sites.
  • Have confidence in writing resumes and cover letters.
Requirements:

Available one morning or afternoon each week (3-4 hours) from the end of January 2021.

Training:

On the job training can be provided if necessary.

Volunteer Induction Coordinator

Skills:
  • Able to engage confidently with other volunteers.
  • Warm and friendly nature.
  • Previous experience in induction or information sharing roles.
  • Can deliver key information and expectations of the Food Centre and volunteers.
Requirements:

Available one morning or afternoon each week from the end of January 2021.

Training:

On the job training will be provided.

Local grocery volunteer

Skills:
  • Able to engage with local farmers.
  • Able to drive and collect fresh fruit and vegetables from our local community.
  • Able to work in a team with external growers and warehouse volunteers.
Requirements:
  • Available one morning each week from the end of January 2021.
  • Drivers licence (manual).
  • Light and heavy lifting may be required.
Training:

On the job training can be provided if necessary.


If interested in any of these roles please call, email or pop in to the Food Centre.

Shop 5, 580 Main North Road
Gepps Cross SA 5094
P: 08 8262 7345
E: admin@thefoodcentre.org.au