FoodCycle
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FoodCycle; General Hosting Volunteer

Help needed.

FoodCycle combines surplus food, volunteers and free kitchen space to create nutritious, three-course meals for the community. The project will take place once a week on a Friday.

As a Hosting Volunteer you will support the team in creating a warm, welcoming environment for your guests.  You’ll serve food, share a meal with our guests, encourage conversation and clean up after the meal. 

Skills you will learn and develop through this volunteer role:

  • Teamwork: you’ll work as part of a team to serve our guests and make them feel welcome
  • Hosting skills:  you’ll support front of house duties, serving food and demonstrating good customer services skills
  • Relationship building: you’ll be building lasting relationships with your local community, guests and other volunteers

 What to expect from FoodCycle:

  • Ongoing support and advice
  • Impressive skills to add to your CV and a reference when you need it
  • Travel expenses of up to £15 will be reimbursed within two weeks with proof of travel
  • The opportunity to meet a large network of like minded people
  • A fun, creative volunteer experience, contributing to a community-led project.  

You don’t need to have any specific skills or qualifications to become a volunteer in this role.  You just need to have an interest in helping others and your community

Contact Person

Kate Marshall

Venue Address

Felling Community Centre, below Crowhall Towers
Crowhall Lane
Gateshead
NE10 0NF
United Kingdom