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Olive Way Kitchen assistant

  • Location: Brunswick VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    Olive Way is open between 10am-1:30pm Tues-Thurs. Volunteers may work one day per week, or as availabilities allow.

  • Suitable for
    • People with disability
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Wheelchair Access
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Disability Support
    • Food Preparation & Service
  • Training

    Induction prior to first shift. Training for specific tasks offered as required.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Key Responsibilities and Duties: • Preparation of fruit and veg, biscuits, tea and coffee area etc. for serving. • Assisting with the preparation of toasted sandwiches. • Regular checking of serving area for hygiene, safety, and supplies. • Monitoring of supplies, topping up where necessary. • Washing, drying and storage of dishes and cups. • Safe storage of food.

Qualifications, skills, and requirements: • Good interpersonal skills, with the ability to relate to a diverse range of people. • Awareness of kitchen safety and food safety, or ability to adhere to food safety standards as directed by Kitchen Coordinator. • Volunteer experience. • Capacity and willingness to offer hospitality. • Capacity to maintain strict confidentiality.