Operational Assistant Food Train

The Gathering 2018

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Organisation information

Food Train

Charity registered in Scotland SC024843

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Aims & objectives

To provide a weekly service delivering fresh food and grocery supplies to elderly, disabled and housebound people living in Scotland.
Job number
Time of attendance
Mon-Fri flexible between 8am and 5pm
No of references
Hours (per week)
Not supplied
Salary (£/hr)
£9.00 per hour

Job description

Delivery: assist in processing orders in the shops through the tills ready for collection/assist on vans as a helper delivering orders, cash handling and completing paperwork.

Office: assist with orders from customers/reception duties/photocopying/filing/shredding/assist with the rota/newsletter/assist at promotional events

Person specification

motivated and enthusiastic individual

excellent communication skills

good office skills and Microsoft experience

ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

motivation to work with older people in the community

Additional information

The candidate must be flexible in their approach and possess excellent telephone communication skills, be able to empathise and be considerate of older people's circumstances

PVG/disclosure requirements

Required - can start subject to a successful Disclosure/PVG scheme membership