Volunteer Cook

Rochford & District Old People's Welfare Committee

Do you have a catering qualification and looking to volunteer? This opportunity could be perfect for you, join us and help provide a hot meal for our elderly community.

Published On: 18/12/2023
About this opportunity from Rochford & District Old People's Welfare Committee

A day centre within the Rochford District are looking for a patient and caring volunteer cook to prepare and cook healthy, wholesome two course meals for the elderly and vulnerable in our community. Their friendly and enthusiastic team include kitchen assistants, servers and helpers who all work together to ensure food is ready to serve at 12 noon. If you have experience of working in a kitchen, perhaps a catering qualification, Health & Safety certificates, patience and understanding and are able to work as part of a team then this could be the role for you.



  • experience in a working kitchen is desirable
  • catering qualification desirable
  • Health & Safety certificates desirable
  • patience and understanding
  • able to work as part of a team is essential
Activity Types

Cooking and Catering


Health and Social Care | Older People


Required 8am - 12 noon - flexible Cover is required for all mornings although two would be acceptable and more practical. (If a lot of interest is received, it may be possible to agree to one). There are helpers to serve the food at 12 noon

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