Operational Assistant Food Train

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Organisation information

Organisation
Food Train

Charity registered in Scotland SC024843

Website
http://www.thefoodtrain.co.uk
Twitter
@FoodTrainScot
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/FoodTrainScot/
Good HQ
@FoodTrain

Aims & objectives

To provide a weekly service delivering fresh food and grocery supplies to elderly, disabled and housebound people living in Scotland.
Job number
10778
Location
Kirkton Campus
Time of attendance
Monday - Thursday Flexible
No of references
2
Hours (per week)
25
Shifts/rota
8am - 4pm flexible
Salary (£/hr)
£9.00 per hour

Job description

- Assist in the collection of customer shopping lists

- Assist in processing customer grocery orders

- Assist in the delivery of customer orders

- Reception and telephone duties

- Cash handling and banking duties

- Photocopying, filing and mailing duties

- any other general office task

- Support, assist and advise local branch based staff and volunteers

- Assist with library service

- Assist with Household Support Service

Person specification

Essential

- a motivated and enthusiastic individual

- excellent communication skill

- good office skills and experience of Microsoft applications

- a real people person with a can do approach

- ability to work on own initiative and be part of a team

- a good understanding of the voluntary sector

- motivation to work with older people in the community

Desirable

- experience of working in the voluntary sector

- experience of working in service delivery

- experience working with volunteers

- experience of accounting software systems

- awareness of older peoples issues

PVG/disclosure requirements

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